Global Pain Initiatives

Raising awareness for chronic pain on national level

Following the official launch of the "Societal Impact of Pain - A Road Map for Action" on European level in the European Parliament on 4 May 2011, it is SIP's mission to raise awareness of the relevance of the impact that pain has on our societies, health and economic systems and to exchange information and share best-practices across all member states of the European Union. 

The following information shows global initiatives which are not related to any country or region.

ICD 11: Chronic pain to be included

Following the latest publication in Pain, it is suggested to include a classification of chronic pain in the upcoming 11th revision of the Internation…

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WHO - National policies on controlled substances

Ensuring balance in national policies on controlled substances Guidance for availability and accessibility of controlled medicines The WHO Policy Guid…

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WMA Resolution on Pain Treatment

WMA Resolution on the Access to Adequate Pain Treatment Adopted by the 62nd WMA General Assembly, Montevideo, Uruguay, October 2011 PREAMBLE Around th…

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