“Pain Tears Me Apart”. Challenges and Progress in Ensuring the Right to Palliative Care in Morocco

This report identifies challenges people with life-limiting illnesses in Morocco face accessing palliative care, with a special focus on access to pain treatment. The report is based on research Human Rights Watch conducted in Morocco from September 2014 to January 2015, interviewing 85 individuals, including healthcare workers, government officials, and patients and their family members in five regions. We also reviewed relevant legislation, insurance policies, medicines lists, and other policy documents.

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