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International collaboration

Campbell Collaboration

The international Campbell Collaboration (C2) is a non-profit organization that aims to help people make well-informed decisions about the effects of interventions in the social, behavioral and educational arenas.

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The Cochrane Collaboration is an international not-for-profit organisation, providing up-to-date information about the effects of health care.

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EUnetHTA coordinates the efforts of 27 European countries including 24 Member States of the European Union in developing an operational, sustainable European Network for HTA. The general strategic objective of the Network: to connect public national HTA agencies, research institutions and health ministries, enabling an effective exchange of information and support to policy decisions by the Member States.
KCE's involvement : KCE is "Lead partner" of the EUnetHTA Joint Action for HTA (2010-2012).

European Observatory

The European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies supports and promotes evidence-based health policy-making through comprehensive and rigorous analysis of the dynamics of health care systems in Europe.
The Observatory is a partnership between the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe, the Governments of Belgium, Finland, Norway, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden, the Veneto Region of Italy, the European Investment Bank, the World Bank, the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM).
The Observatory provides, among others, country-based reports (HiT profiles) given a detailed description of each health care system.
KCE's involvement : The KCE is responsible for the update of the Belgium health system review report since 2010 via The health systems and policy monitor : Belgium

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The Guidelines International Network (GIN) is an international not-for-profit association of organisations and individuals involved in clinical practice guidelines. G-I-N seeks to improve the quality of health care by promoting systematic development of clinical practice guidelines and their application into practice, through supporting international collaboration.


HTAi is the global scientific and professional society for health technology assessment. It is a neutral forum for researchers,agencies, policymakers, industry, academia, health service providers, patients/consumers and other stakeholders. HTAi has members from over 65 countries on six continents.


The International Network of Agencies for Health Technology Assessment (INAHTA) provides a forum for the identification and pursuit of interests common to health technology assessment agencies. The Network aims to: accelerate exchange and collaboration among agencies, promote information sharing and comparison, and prevent unnecessary duplication of activities.
KCE's involvement : KCE is member of INAHTA since 2004.


published on 10-07-2011