Public Statement: Gross violation of human rights due to the mandatory linking of Aadhar to health including abortion services and allied social security schemes

This is a statement by people’s health movements, health networks, women’s groups and individuals vehemently condemning the denial of any health and allied services, access to PDS or any other schemes that enhance social security for want of an Aadhaar identity. Such a violation has been reported recently by the media whereby… Continue reading

Sama at events in US Universities

Sarojini Nadimpally from Sama is participating in a panel discussion on “Healthcare Challenges in Changing India” in an Annual Asha Stanford Welcome Event on 23rd September 2017 at the Stanford University, USA, organised by the Association for India’s Development (AID). The discussion will focus on grassroots and policy interventions in… Continue reading

Participation in the MFC Annual Meet 2017

Sama is participating in the 43rd Annual Meet of Medico Friend Circle (MFC) to be held at Jan Swasthya Sahyog, Chhattisgarh from 27 to 29 January 2017. The theme of this year’s Annual Meet is ‘Chronic Diseases in relation to Poverty’. Discussions will be held around Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and how… Continue reading

Participation in AMCCON 2017

Sama is participating in the Achutha Menon Centre Public Health Conference (AMCCON) 2017 to be held in Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum on January 6-7, 2017. The theme of AMCCON 2017 is ‘Recent trends in public health research and practice’. Amrita and Kalyani from Sama… Continue reading