WHO Roundtable on Integration of Palliative Care:
The Director General of WHO Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus made a firm commitment towards integration of palliative care into healthcare at the WHO roundatable with civil society representatives.
A social experiment on World Toilet Day
Universal access to public spaces remains a challenge for people who suffer from physical, sensorial, and intellectual disability. Toilets are one of the most important basic amenities that a public space should have on offer for people visiting it.
Pallium India launches second edition of Aarohan – Giving voice to lived experiences
Aarohan started as a virtual programme in 2019 to facilitate and empower Beneficiaries of Palliative Care (i.e: individuals, and their caregivers, who are currently living with conditions that require palliative care or may require it in the future).
Inaugural U.S. World Hospice & Palliative Care Day Celebration: A Virtual Coming Together
The "Inaugural U.S. World Hospice & Palliative Care Day Celebration: A Virtual Coming Together" took place on Saturday, October 10 in recognition of the WHPCA World Hospice & Palliative Care Day.
Manjuthulli 2020 online art exhibition and sale
Purchase some gorgeous art work for your home and contribute to a good cause at the same time. The proceeds from paintings & photographs sold at Manjuthulli Art Gallery organised by Pallium India go towards the education of children from disease-ravaged families.
India shows itself in poor light in healthcare – especially in relation to the pandemic
India, ranked 129 out of 158 countries in the Commitment to Reducing Inequality (CRI) Index by Oxfam, spent just 4% of its budget on health going into the pandemic -- fourth lowest in the world.
Sahayatra Photography contest 2020 winners
Sahayatra photography contest winners were announced by Pallium India on October 10, 2020 during the World palliative care day get-together.
World Palliative Care Day Programs
World Hospice and Palliative Care Day (WHPCD) falls on October 10, 2020. This year's theme is Palliative Care: it's "My Care, My Comfort." Pallium India, in collaboration with other organizations, student initiatives and volunteers, is organizing a number of activities.
Taking Flight – with Udaan 2020
Pallium India and Project Management Institute organized a virtual get-together for the children of patients who receive palliative care. The program was titled "Udaan 2020".