Winner of the 2016 WHO Sasakawa Health Prize announced

The selection panel members of the 2016 WHO Sasakawa Health Prize gathered at the WHO Headquarter in Geneva, Switzerland in January to select the winner, as shown below:

Winner: Medicus Mundi Spain (FAMME)
Contribution: Transformation of Public Health Systems Based on the principles of Primary Health Care (PHC)

The award ceremony is to take place on May 27 at the World Health Assembly in Geneva.

For detail of the WHO Sasakawa Health Prize, please refer to the following sites:

http://www.smhf.or.jp/e/public_health/healthprize/
http://www.who.int/governance/awards/sasakawa/en/index.html