Case Study 2: being heard

IAPO member the World Hepatitis Alliance contributed to the first ever resolution of viral hepatitis.  

World Hepatitis Alliance achieve change  

What was achieved?

At the Sixty-third World Health Organization's World Health Assembly the World Hepatitis Alliance made an intervention to support the first ever resolution on viral hepatitis. This resolution was successfully adopted and requires WHO to develop a global strategy for hepatitis prevention and control.

In partnership with the WHO and support from IAPO, the World Hepatitis Alliance have achieved:

  • A resolution on viral hepatitis
  • Official recognition of World Hepatitis Day
  • Official relations status with WHO  

Find out more

To find out more about how the World Hepatitis Alliance achieved the resolution, read the case study.