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[afro-nets] International Primary Health Care Conference (Toronto, June 2011)

Community Health Centres: Acting today, shaping tomorrow will be bringing 
together over 1000 participants from around the world to explore innovations 
and future planning of community-oriented primary health care. The conference 
is co-hosted by the Association of Ontario Health Centres (Canada); the 
Canadian Alliance of Community Health Centres; and the US National Association 
of Community Health Centers (Washington, D.C.).  The  Conference Program (now 
95% finalized) cxan be had from the address above. In it you will, I believe, 
find a great deal of crossover with themes, speakers and priorities that are 
shared by the People's Health Movement. I would draw your attention, in 
particular, to a keynote from Professor Jan de Maeseneer on June 9th, as well 
as Workshops A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2 which are all focused on global 
dimensions of the community-oriented primary health care movement.

If you are able to share information about the conference, the main weblink 
that we would like to share with international colleagues, via the CACHCA 
Website, is:

 We would also like to determine how to effectively use the June Conference as 
a way to build momentum for the July 2012 People's Health Assembly in Cape Town.

Scott A. Wolfe
Federal/Provincial Coordinator - Canadian Alliance of Community Health
Centre Associations (CACHCA)
Toronto and Midland, ON   CANADA
Ph: 416.839.0531 |

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