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MOBILIZING FOR JUSTICE AND DIGNITY IN HEALTH

EPES Second Annual Interregional Assembly Gathers Over 100 Community Leaders from Five Regions of Chile

On October 16th, representatives of a diverse mix of grassroots community organizations and associations of health care workers from throughout Chile gathered in Santiago for …

“THIRTY YEARS WEAVING DREAMS” MURAL OUTSIDE EPES OFFICES

EPES’ celebration of 30 years of work culminated March 19 with the inauguration of a mural created by artist Carlos Lizama. Our three decades weaving dreams of dignity and the right to health for all are portrayed in this work …

CHILEANS SAY GOODBYE TO TOBACCO SMOKE

 

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Several years ago EPES took stock of an alarming set of statistics: Chile has the highest rate of youth smokers and the fourth highest rate of women smokers in the world. The Ministry of Health estimates that 46 people