ACHIEVE Coalition – Associations Collaborating on Hepatitis to Immunise and Eliminate the Viruses in Europe
Purpose: A coalition of patient community actors, clinicians and researchers working to mobilise European policymakers for the implementation of the WHO Global Strategy, the WHO Europe Action for viral hepatitis elimination and the UN SDG, by means of a new Declaration, adoption of an EU Policy Framework for Communicable Diseases and adoption of EU Council Conclusions.
Coordination: Foresight International Policy and Regulatory Advisers (FIPRA)
Duration: Started in April 2017
Partners: The European Liver Patients’ Association (ELPA), the Viral Hepatitis Prevention Board, Hepatitis B and C Public Policy Association, EASL International Liver Foundation, European Aids Treatment Group (EATG), Correlation Network, the World Hepatitis Alliance and the Barcelona Institue for Global Health (ISGlobal).
Main funding source: Abbott, CEPHEID, Gilead Sciences and MSD.
EATG contact person(s): Luis Mendão