10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH)

23. August 2017 at 13:15

16th to 20th October 2017, Antwerp, Belgium.   The main objective of the European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) 2017 is to provide a platform for state-of-the-art updates and recent breakthroughs in the field of tropical medicine and global health. Plenaries, scientific sessions and symposia will deal […]

9th International Symposium: Global Mental Health – Mental Health in Developing Countries

31. Juli 2017 at 12:03

27th to 28th October 2017, Munich, Germany. The International Network for Cooperation in Mental Health (i.nez), the Global Mental Health Group from the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and the Center for International Health CIHLMU, are organizing the 9th International Symposium on “Global Mental Health – […]

P4H – Social Health Protection Network

16. Dezember 2016 at 10:48

A global network for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) and Social Health Protection (SHP). The P4H – Social Health Protection Network is a response to the global challenge that around 100 million people are pushed into poverty each year paying for health care out of pocket (OOP) at the time of […]

8th International Symposium on Global Mental Health

17. Oktober 2016 at 11:10

29th October 2016, Munich, Germany. The International Network for Cooperation in Mental Health (i.nez), the Global Mental Health GroupLMU from the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and the Center for International Health CIHLMU, are organizing the 8th International Symposium on “Global Mental Health – Mental Health in Developing Countries”. The symposium is open […]

Obstetrics Unplugged

15. September 2016 at 08:57

7th to 9th October 2016, Herrenberg, Germany. Humanitarian aid workers that are sent on international disaster missions are often confronted with pregnant women and women giving birth. Important decisions regarding the well-being of mother and child have to be made without suitable instruments or any other support. For those aidworkers […]

Global Citizenship Training in the Welsh NHS

14. Juli 2016 at 14:54

This article is published by Going International in collaboration with the ‘Young Forum Gastein’. Find more information about the collaboration here.    Introduction Wales, part of the four nations of the United Kingdom, has its own government which has responsibility for a range of policy areas, meaning it can act autonomously […]

8th International Conference on Children’s Health and the Environment

15. Juni 2016 at 11:24

14th to 16th September 2016, Barcelona, Spain. Children are one of the most vulnerable groups in society with regard to exposure to environmental stressors. There is still a lot to be done to protect children. We can learn from many professionals about the latest developments. The 8th International Network on […]

University of Leeds secures WHO collaboration

14. Juni 2016 at 14:25

A centre for international public health based at the University of Leeds has been named as a World Health Organization (WHO) collaborating centre. The Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, based in the School of Medicine, aims to help low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) achieve universal health coverage, by developing research […]

TB Alliance – Annual Report

11. April 2016 at 14:35

Tuberculosis – A Global Threat Tuberculosis (TB) is a global disease, found in every country in the world. It is the leading infectious cause of death worldwide. The World Health Organization estimates that two billion people – one third of the world’s population – are infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb), […]

International Diploma in Humanitarian Assistance

1. April 2016 at 12:50

5th June to 1st July 2016, New York City, USA. In order to enable humanitarian aid workers who are actively engaged in the field to attend the training program, and in an attempt to create a teaching program which reflects the complexity and intensity of the conditions humanitarian workers face, the IDHA […]