“United for health.” Our slogan makes our belief clear: combining forces is the only way to enforce the right to health.
Combining forces is the only way to enforce the right to health.
Third World Health Aid (TWHA) not only has partners in the South but also in Belgium.
At the international level, TWHA is involved in the People’s Health Movement, an international network that works toward the right to health.
In Belgium, we support the development of intal, a movement for international solidarity, fighting for the right to health, development and peace. It has hundreds of volunteers and supporters and about ten local groups throughout the country. Through local and national activities, intal aims to reach as many people as it can: raising awareness, organizing and mobilizing them for a fairer and more united world.
We also support ICS (Initiatief Cuba Socialista), a solidarity movement with Cuba. Despite all the opposition, Cuba is proving that a good health is achievable, even in a relatively poor third world country facing a United States embargo. It goes without saying we also cooperate with a host of other organizations: NGO’s, social movements, solidarity groups and more. These collaborations are carried out in a variety of ways: cooperation agreements, campaigns, technical interventions, etc…
Last, but not least, we cooperate with a number entities that provide the financial means for our partners to run their programs: