Our international work
The BMA has always advocated the highest standards of human rights in healthcare, both for clinicians and patients. Find out more about our work.
Fair medical trade
For over a decade the BMA has campaigned for fair medical trade and ethical procurement across the healthcare industry.
Global health challenges
The BMA examines key global health challenges, providing analysis and advice on national and international policies affecting health in both the UK and in low-resource settings overseas.
The BMA Information Fund provides health information and educational materials to health-focused organisations in low-resource countries.
The Humanitarian Fund is designed to support the development of new health initiatives and to help teams undertake humanitarian projects in low-income countries.
In good hands
Exploitation of workers is endemic within the medical gloves manufacturing industry. Read our report and recommendations for improvement.
Our research looked to identify any improvements in working conditions and labour rights in surgical instrument manufacturing in Pakistan.