People's Health Movement South Africa

People's Health Movement South Africa

Latest Episodes

The 5% continent - Greed, Divides, and Solidarity : SOLIDARITY
December 08, 2021

Moderator : Maaza Seyoum Partnerships & Communications Lead African Alliance Guests: Dr. Githinji Gitahi Group CEO of AMREF Health Africa Dr. Catherine Kyobutungi Exec Director if the African Population and Health Research Centre (APHRC) Muhammed Lamin

Omicron: the Science and the politics
December 02, 2021

In this episode, Peter Van Heusden talks about 'What we know and don't know about this new variant" and Lauren Paremoer (PHM SA) addresses 'The politics of the new variant and vaccine apartheid.'

Building local vaccine manufacturing capacity in Africa - Learning from South Korea and Brazil
November 12, 2021

Moderator: Kate Stegeman | Advocacy Coordinator Access Campaign MSF (South Africa) Speakers: Patrick Tippoo | Executive Director of the African Vaccine Manufacturing Initiative (AVMI) and Head of Science and innovation at Biovac (South Africa) Sun Kim

The 5% continent - Greed, Divides, and Solidarity : DIVIDES
October 28, 2021

Moderator: Prof Asha George Guests: Perpetual Ofori-Ampofo Moses Mulumba Itai Rusike

The 5% continent - Greed, Divides, and Solidarity : GREED
October 15, 2021

How greed and self-interest have expanded the gulf between the Global North and the Global South and given rise to VACCINE APARTHEID and VACCINE INEQUITY. Moderator: Maaza Seyoum Partnerships & Communications Lead: African Alliance Guests: Dr Kamran Abb

The Right to Health and Equitable Access to Covid-19 Health Technologies
August 20, 2021

Moderator: Prof. Leslie London | UCT & PHM SA Panelists: Candice Sehoma - Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF); Prof Rodrigo Uprimny – National Univ of Columbia. Member of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights; Prof. Yousuf Abdoola Vawda - Un

EACT - Equitable Access to C19 Technologies
July 28, 2021

Our experiences in Community Monitoring on C19 In this episode: Facilitated by: Dr Lauren Paremoer, member of PHM SA Speakers: Bongelane Nene - Community monitor from Gauteng Caroline Mshengo - Community monitor from Mpumalanga Noluthando Nontobeko Mhlon

SASRO Webinar - Vaccines, Covid-19, and Access to Healthcare
May 14, 2021

Since the pandemic was declared by the WHO, there has been a rush to try to find ways to stop the virus. The production of a vaccine that would help both to get immunity, as well as manage the symptoms of the disease. But the race for vaccine is a complic

Fix The Patent Laws Campaign - Mobilising support for patent law reform locally and internationally
April 30, 2021

In this episode we discuss overcoming barriers to medicines, vaccines, and medical tools for cancer, diabetes, HIV and TB, as well as COVID-19. This is even more important as the World Trade Organisation's TRIPS council meets to discuss the proposal by S

Fix the Patent Laws
March 11, 2021

International Solidarity for the TRIPS Waiver Moderator: Kate Stegeman | Advocacy coordinator, MSF Access Campaign, South Africa