Previous Publications

Breaking Barriers: working together to achieve a healthy hunger-free world

AfGH joined forces with WaterAid, End Water Poverty and Action Contre la Faim International to give key recommendations ahead of the UN MDG+10 Summit in New York this September, when Heads of State will gather at the UN to...[more]

Seeking Spanish Solutions: Getting the EU's fight against global poverty back on track'

This policy briefing released by ActionAid and Ayuda en Acción in collaboration with Action for Global Health contains a set of recommendations to help guide the Spanish Presidency of the EU over the course of the next 4 months....[more]

Countdown 2015 Europe – IPPF EN – Action for Global Health

The members of the Joint Parliamentary Assembly can play a determinant role in ensuring that MDG 5 promises and commitments are followed by real actions from the EU and the ACP governments, showing greater leadership, raising...[more]

Health Heroes campaign booklet

The Health Heroes booklet presents the stories of people like Sister Marie, Martha and Deepika who work tirelessly everyday to make a difference and save lives. Read their stories and sign up to our campaign [more]

United behind the Right to Health: the story of the Action for Global Health network in Europe.

This story of change is an account of the AfGH journey over the last five years. It shows how the network has grown and become a strong and legitimate voice in global health at national and EU level while highlighting the...[more]

Opinion polls in Europe. What do they tell us?

This scoping study provides an overview of recent polling data in relation to public attitudes to global health and development. Polls were examined in five countries – France, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain and the UK, as well as...[more]

CTL-for-Health/FTT-with-Health: Resource-needs Estimates and an Assesment of Funding Modalities

Recognising the growing global support for the implementation of different types of financial transaction taxes, Action for Global Health, and Netherlands-based NGO International Civil Society Support, commissioned a research...[more]

Health Warning

Published July 2007. The 1st AfGH report argues why Europe must act now to rescue the health Millennium Development Goals and has a focus on funding provided by European governments through Official Development Assistance (ODA).[more]

Factsheet 6 - MDG6

MDG 6 focuses on communicable diseases affecting developing countries. Those diseases are strongly inter-related and require concerted responses that include strengthening health systems.[more]

Factsheet 5 - MDG5

99% of maternal deaths occur in developing countries. Differences in access to skilled delivery care between rich and poor countries represent larger equity gaps than for any other health service. Universal access to sexual and...[more]

Factsheet 4 - MDG4

Every year almost 9 million children – 25,000 a day – die before they are five years old. The majority of these deaths could easily be prevented if developing countries had well-functioning health systems.[more]