Could you be our new Communications Volunteer in 2023? Apply today.

We’re looking for a new volunteer to support the World ME Alliance in growing our social media presence and helping with our website. Are you looking for something new and exciting to do in 2023? Apply now The World ME Alliance is a unique coalition of ME organisations from around…

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Millions Missing Belgique joins the World ME Alliance

Our Alliance continues to grow, and today we are announcing Millions Missing Belgique as our newest member. This organisation was born out of the Millions Missing movement founded and run by #MEAction. Belgium is divided into three political regions, based broadly on the language spoken. Millions Missing Belgique operates primarily…

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Read more about the article World ME Alliance calls on WHO Director General to recognise ME alongside long Covid
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World ME Alliance calls on WHO Director General to recognise ME alongside long Covid

On Wednesday 12th October Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization, wrote an op-ed in the Guardian. In it, he lays clear the devastation that Long Covid is causing around the world, and sets out five key elements of a plan to drive change. It is vital…

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ME Support (IOM) joins the World ME Alliance

Sometimes being in a small place can enable a level of advocacy and engagement in political landscapes that is harder in large countries. This is absolutely the case for the Isle of Man, where the charity ME Support (IOM) has made major strides in improving the support available for people…

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ME/CVS Stichting Nederland joins the World ME Alliance

This month, ME/CVS Stichting Nederland joined the World ME Alliance as a member. This Dutch organisation has been advocating for people with ME since 1987, and has a variety of focuses as they work to empower and improve the position of people with ME in the Netherlands. Their core focuses…

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Millions Missing Canada joins the World ME Alliance

We are proud to announce that Millions Missing Canada is joining our Alliance. This organisation was born out of the Millions Missing movement founded and run by #MEAction. It was established by four core members: three who have ME and one who cared for her severely ill daughter. As an…

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We “do not endorse the Lightning Process” say World ME Alliance members

The World ME Alliance and its members have worked closely over the past few months to reach a collective position on the Lightning Process.  The Lightning Process is a commercial training programme that is promoted by practitioners as a cure or treatment for ME without due evidence. Additionally, there are…

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World ME Day 2022 roundup

After an incredible World ME Day we wanted to share some of the amazing progress made across the globe. As individuals and organisations, our community stepped forward to fight for people with ME everywhere. We're going to do this by country, because there is just so much to cover! This…

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World ME Day posters show what we can #LearnFromME

This World ME Day we asked our community to customise poster to demonstrate what we should all #LearnFromME. The profound loss endured by people with ME comes through, alongside the joy so many in our community still find, facts and figures about ME, and nuggets of wisdom or knowledge that…

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