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Inequities in kidney health and kidney care

Writing in Nature Reviews Nephrology, EKHA President Prof. Raymond Vanholder and others recently highlighted the enduring inequities present in the fields of kidney health and...

Read EKHA’s new article featured in The Parliament: New Approaches to kidney care can help Europe meet its Green Deal Targets

The healthcare sector presents a significant environmental challenge. Therefore, healthcare providers and policymakers must work together to meet the EU Green Deal targets. The two...

The June 2023 issue of the Clinical Kidney Journal (CKJ) is out!

The June 2023 issue of the Clinical Kidney Journal (CKJ) features an article highlighting harmonized efforts to advance kidney replacement therapies (KRTs). Chronic kidney disease...

Remembering Tina Turner

Today, the European Kidney Health Alliance (EKHA), the Dutch Kidney Foundation (DKF), the European Kidney Patients’ Federation (EKPF), the European Renal Association (ERA), the European...

The May issue of Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation (NDT) journal is out!

The cover of the May issue of the Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation (NDT) journal displays EKHA’s visual for the Decade of the Kidney™. The journal also...

Read EKHA’s new article: Improving care and awareness of CKD!

In the Health Europa Quarterly Issue 25 (May 2023), EKHA President Raymond Vanholder and General Manager Eveline Scheres highlight where further efforts are needed to...

Read EKHA’s conversation with Prof. Vanholder, Prof. Ivanov, Prof. Tuğlular, and Mr. Gallego!

World Kidney Day 2023 – Kidney Health for All Preparing for the unexpected, supporting the vulnerable! This year, World Kidney Day highlights the significant impact...

EKHA co-signs Open Letter ‘End German aberration in organ donation policy – Catastrophic results after 3 years of new legislation’

EKHA co-signed ProTransplant’s open letter calling for a fundamental reform of the German transplant legislation. The open letter calls on the German federal and state...

Show your Kidneys love!

New campaign for kidney health. 9 March 2023 EKHA and partners launches new campaign for kidney health : Show your kidneys love! Worldwide, 700 to 800...

The urgent necessity of global environmentally sustainable kidney care.

EKHA's recent article urges policymakers to foster climate-resilient kidney care systems through accountable and environmentally sustainable low-carbon healthcare solutions. The article highlights the devastating threat of...

The inspiring story of Willem Kolff, inventor of dialysis!

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Read EKHA’s new paper looking into the effects of massive disaster on kidney transplantation

EKHA released a Consensus Statement together with the DESCARTES Working Group and the Ethics Committee of the European Renal Association (ERA), analyzing the effects of...