International Alliance of Patients' Organizations (IAPO)
The International Alliance of Patients’ Organizations (IAPO) is a global alliance representing patients all over the world. Its mission is to promote patient-centred healthcare. The intensive co-operation with patients‘ organizations, the influence on international and national healthcare policies as well as the development of cross-sector alliances shall help to reach this aim. In 2017, the Alliance counts 276 members and represents patients from 71 countries and 50 disease areas.