Universidad de los Pacientes

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Universidad de los Pacientes

Spain
Project Stage:
Scaling
Budget: 
$1,000 - $10,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

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Albert Jovell is placing patients at the center of the healthcare system in Spain, giving them more decision-making power in issues concerning their health. To do this he is firstly equipping them with appropriate knowledge regarding their treatment and conditions. Beyond empowering them on a personal level, Albert has also placing patient representatives in the governing and advisory committees that steer the healthcare system. To consolidate and spread his work, he has designed and is engaged in a series of advocacy programs across Spain and Europe.

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By supporting young social entrepreneurs, Ciré is establishing a process of empowerment that helps them to define social problems and act with developed strategy. He hopes to contribute to the development of West African countries by reducing external dependence, making citizens the contributors and architects of their country’s future.