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International Workshop - March 14 - 18 2016: Health care provision for migrants - Ethical challenges in Germany and the UK/England

This international workshop will offer young scholars the opportunity to discuss challenges in the public health care provision for migrants. Comparing the situations in Germany and the United Kingdom, the workshop is organized around the following research question: “What are ethically acceptable strategies to deal with challenges in the pub [...]

Pre-conference workshop on "Organizational experiences in collective health in Latin America"

By Elis Borde (FIOCRUZ) A pre-conference workshop on ORGANIZATIONAL EXPERIENCES IN COLLECTIVE HEALTH IN LATIN AMERICA will be held immediately before the XIII Congress of the Latin American Association of Social Medicine (ALAMES). The workshop seeks to establish a dialogue on organizational experiences in collective health, particularly addressing [...]

16th Conference on Public Health Research, INSP - Mexico

Cuernavaca, 4th - 6th of March 2015 The purpose of the conference is to share and discuss with the key actors of the society the progresses in public health research in order to contribute to the identification and understanding of public health problems, as well as their determinants and challenges to achieve an effective and universal coverage i [...]

Health Inequality Monitoring with a special focus on low- and middle-income countries

By Gabriela Lamarca and Mario Vettore (FIOCRUZ) As social determinants of health and progress towards universal health coverage emerge as priorities for global health, actions to tackle health inequalities must be on the agenda. A good starting point is the use of effective inequality monitoring systems, which is essential to achieve meaningful [...]

Executive course on Global Health Diplomacy

Executive Course organised by the Global Health Programme at the Graduate Institute Apply before Tuesday, 1 April 2014 GLOBAL HEALTH DIPLOMACY 16 - 20 June 2014 The Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland The Global Health Programme of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies is offering this intensive five-day course in res [...]