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Date: 13th March 2019 Location: Intercontinental Hotel, City Hall, City Square, Nairobi, Kenya Transparency International Health Initiative (TI-HI) and Transparency International Kenya (TI-Kenya) are pleased to invite you to an event we are hosting in Nairobi that will bring together private sector stakeholders in the health sector to discuss some of the challenges – and...
By Sebastiana Etzo 37 million: the number of global news entries if you google “corruption and health” Some of these are about the latest corruption scandals, others are more analytical pieces. Most entries – if not all – however, make a clear link between corruption and the severe consequences for access, quality and effectiveness of...
28th January 2018, London – A pledge by British MPs to get tough on UK universities that fail to publish the results of clinical trials is a welcome move that may finally lead to more action from these institutions, according to Transparency International Health Initiative (TI Health). In response to new data from TranspariMED, which...
28th November 2018, London – A new media investigation has found unsafe medical devices being used on patients in the UK highlighting both the urgent need for transparency around medical device development, as well as greater awareness of the potentially dire consequences when transparency is lacking. The investigation found that due to a lax system of...
The healthcare sector is one of the most heavily regulated sectors in many countries. Following a number of major scandals in the twentieth century such as the thalidomide disaster in the 1960s, wide-ranging regulation has been implemented in health systems to ensure that medicines are safe to use, healthcare professionals are adequately trained, and health...