Our mission is to promote the effective use of low-cost surgical care to save lives and prevent disability around the world.

Essential Surgery Definition: Noun

  1. Basic surgical procedures that prevent permanent disability & life-threatening complications.

  2. Simple, affordable surgery that saves lives.


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Upcoming Events

The G4 Alliance Hosts a UNGA side event on Eradicating Neglected Surgical Diseases with partners

Essential Surgery: The Way Forward publication

World Health Assembly Resolution on Essential Surgical Care: May, 2015; Geneva Switzerland