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Prescription pain pills are dumped out on a table.
Prescription pain pills are dumped out on a table. (Credit: U.S. Air Force photo illustration/Tech. Sgt. Mark R. W. Orders-Woempner)

Opioid Abuse
Complexity and Challenges of Prevention and Treatment

June 7, 2018
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Rice Fields in Southern Indian
Rice Fields in Southern Indian (Credit: Louise Bleakly)

Health: Building Care Responsive to Realities/Potential of Rural Women

March 12, 2018
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Temporary Camps Set Up in Port-au-Prince's Golf Course
Temporary Camps Set Up in Port-au-Prince's Golf Course (Credit: United Nations Photo)

Disaster Preparedness in a Globalized Society

January 25, 2018
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Who We Are

The NGO Health Committee, Inc. is an international nonprofit 501(c)(3), nonpolitical, nonsectarian consortium of health professionals and other individuals who volunteer their expertise towards special United Nations goals regarding health and health care globally.

NGO Health Committee members are individuals and representatives of organizations who offer both knowledge and skills in contributing toward the achievement of our special goals.

Our Mission Statement

Promote global cooperation on health issues congruent with principles and concerns of the UN and best practices in health care.

Provide a forum for the exchange of information on global health concerns, policies, services and research.

Facilitate network building with all sectors at all levels regarding health.

Collaborate with UN departments, bodies, organizations and agencies to promote improved health and well being of all people.

Convene meetings for the purpose of education and the exchange of views on issues concerned with health.

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