Global Opioid Policy Initiative

The ESMO-led Global Opioid Policy Initiative (GOPI) project results: Availability & accessibility - policy reform is necessary worldwide to improve severe cancer pain management & unnecessary suffering

24 May 2014  ESMO, UICC, NCD Alliance and other endorsing partners issue palliative care statement at 67th World Health Assembly where palliative care resolution adopted. The landmark resolution (67.19) calls for an improvement in palliative care and for Member States to report back on increased access to legitimate use of pain medicines. 

View the Global Opioid Policy Initiative (GOPI) project results

View the European Opioid Policy Initiative project results