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Presentations available for download from 5th International African Palliative Care Conference

Author: African Palliative Care Association
05 September 2016
  • The Prime Minister of Uganda, Uganda Minister of Health, and WHO directorates from Geneva and the Afro Region at the conference opening.

The 5th International African Palliative Care Conference, hosted in Kampala, Uganda from 16-19 August, catapulted an exchange of learning and agenda setting for palliative care development in Africa, and globally.

In particular, the conference provided a forum for:

  • Reviewing progress on the African continent based on the WHA Resolution
  • Setting new palliative care implementation agendas based on the new global frameworks
  • Accountability to stakeholders, including patients and donors
  • Exposure to innovative approaches
  • Advocacy for more palliative care development
  • Bringing new players on board
  • Collaboration, networking and building effective partnerships
  • Shared learning among delegates.

The conference programme is available here, with access to corresponding presenter Powerpoints and video presentations, outlined below:

If you attended the conference and would like to publish an editorial on the Africa edition of ehospice on one of the topics presented, kindly contact the editor here by 20 September 2016.

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