GS 2022

The Portuguese National Council of Ethics for the Life Sciences is honoured to host the 13th Global Summit of National Ethics Committees – HEALTH CARE 4 ALLalongside the World Health Organization and in close collaboration with UNESCO.

The theme of the Summit, HEALTH CARE 4 ALL, will focus on four main threads:

I. STRENGTHENING HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS
II. ACCESS TO INNOVATION: THE WAY FORWARD
III. HEALTH EDUCATION, PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
IV. HUMAN VULNERABILITIES: CONTINUING THREAT

We look forward to welcoming you to the upcoming Global Summit, from 15 to 17 September 2022, in Lisbon, Portugal.

UNDER THE HIGH PATRONAGE OF

PROGRAMME

15-17 SEPTEMBER 2022

09:30 - 10:00
Welcome
CNECV / GS Steering Committee
10:00 - 12:00
I – STRENGTHENING HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS
Introduction: Member of NEC
Moderation: tbc
Revisiting Public Health: a universal common good
Ilona Kickbusch, Germany
Equity on resource allocation
Ceasar Atuire, Ghana
Preparedness for new emergencies
Ross Upshur, Canada
Panel & Plenary Discussion
NECs 1, 2, 3
12:00 - 12:45
Opening Ceremony
Chair National Council of Ethics for the Life Sciences, Portugal Deputy Director-General of the World Health Organization (tbc) Assistant Director-General for the Social and Human Sciences of UNESCO Secretary-General of the United Nations (Video Message) President of the Portuguese Republic
12:45 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 16:00
II – ACCESS TO INNOVATION: THE WAY FORWARD
Introduction: Member of NEC
Moderation: tbc
Rethinking access to novel technologies
Herve Chneiweiss, France
The dialogue between science, technology and public policies
Christiane Woopen, Germany
New models of innovation in healthcare systems
Soumya Swaminathan, WHO
Panel & Plenary Discussion
NECs 1, 2, 3
16:00 - 16:30
Coffee-break
16:30 - 17:30
Parallel Session I
a) Research in public health emergencies
Moderator: Katherine Littler
- Ethical considerations in conducting research during PHEIC
- Ethical code of conduct for clinical care and prevention during PHEIC
- Presentation 3
b) Global NECs Village – Novel technologies in healthcare systems (permanent marketplace with poster presentation and discussion)
Moderator: SC Member
- Ethics and regulation of AI (WHO/UNESCO)
- Ethical Challenges of AI implementation
Challenges, initiatives and best practices (NECs)
- Presentation 3
19:00
Reception Lisbon City Hall

09:00 - 11:00
III – HEALTH EDUCATION, PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Introduction: Member of NEC
Moderation: tbc
Global Education in Bioethics
Henk ten Have, The Netherlands
Innovative strategies for healthcare literacy education
Farhat Moazam, Pakistan
Rethinking lifestyles: individual and social responsibilities
Derrick Aarons (UNESCO-REDBIOETICA)
Panel & Plenary Discussion
NECs 1, 2, 3
11:00 - 11:30
Coffee-break
11:30 - 12:30
Parallel Session II
a) Bioethics and Society
- the value of public debate
Moderator: Dafna Feinholz
- The advocacy role of patients’ associations and community groups
- Public engagement and NECs
- Presentation 2
- Presentation 3
b) Global NECs Village
- New strategies and tools to address literacy in Bioethics
Moderator: SC Member
- Presentation 1
- Presentation 2
- Presentation 3
12:30 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 16:00
IV – HUMAN VULNERABILITIES: CONTINUING THREATS
Introduction: Member of NEC
Moderation: tbc
Human mobility: migrants and refugees
Kolitha Wickramage, Philippines
Climate change effects on human health
Jerome Singh, South Africa
Demographic imbalances and population stresses
Maria João Valente Rosa, Portugal
Panel & Plenary Discussion
NECs 1, 2, 3
16:00 - 16:30
Coffee-break
16:30 - 17:30
Parallel Session III
a) Health & Research with Indigenous Populations
Moderator: Nic Aagard
- Presentation 1 Dr. José Zanardini
- Presentation 2
- Presentation 3
b) Global NECs Village - Regional Ethics Summits: Key Issues
Moderator: SC Member
- Presentation 1
- Presentation 2
- Presentation 3
17:30 - 18:30
Reporting Back - From Dakar to Lisbon: further developments
Moderator: SC Member
12th Global Summit – Senegal
WHO
UNESCO
20:00
Global Summit Dinner

09:00 - 10:00
REPORTS FROM REGIONAL MEETINGS (On site & Live Stream)
Chair: NBC member, SC member, WHO/UNESCO as co-chairs
Rapporteur: AFRO, AMRO+EURO, EMRO, SEARO+WPRO
10:00 - 10:40
Conclusions of the Regional Meetings
10:40 - 11:00
Coffee-break
11:00 - 12:45
Reporting back: from Dakar to Lisbon (rapporteur on behalf of UNESCO, tbd)
Lisbon Summit Conclusions
Global Summit 2024 – Announcement of Next Venue
12:45 - 13:00
Closing Ceremony
President of the Parliament

HEY!
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