Over the last 15 years, the number of childhood deaths has been cut in half. This proves that it is possible to win the fight against almost every disease. Still, we are spending an astonishing amount of money and resources on treating illnesses that are surprisingly easy to prevent. The new goal for worldwide Good Health promotes healthy lifestyles, preventive measures and modern, efficient healthcare for everyone.
Issues leverage MPM to reward independent members for identifying, reporting and solving complex health challenges. Issues use SDGs as a framework for streamlining actionable steps with industry-specific modules to help members acquire new skills and maximize the impact of innovation streams.
Reducing the number of deaths and injuries from road traffic accidents.
Supporting the research and development of vaccines and medicines for the communicable and non-communicable diseases that primarily affect developing countries and provide access to affordable essential medicines and vaccines, in accordance with the Doha Declaration on the TRIPS Agreement and Public Health, which affirms the right of developing countries to use to the full the provisions in the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights regarding flexibilities to protect public health, and, in particular, provide access to medicines for all.
Strengthening the capacity of all countries, in particular developing countries, for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks.
Substantially reducing the number of deaths and illnesses from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination.
Reducing by one-third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promoting mental health and well-being.