The Centre for Global Health offers a common virtual arena for researchers, clinicians, policymakers and students interested in global health, and aims to be a unifying base for different environments interested in global health.
The Centre for Global Health and the Faculty of Medicine at the UiO invite you to a public seminar to honour the prestigious titles awarded to Dr. Mitike and Dr. Htay.
This memorial seminar is organized in honor of Hans Rosling, founder of Gapminder and world renowned scholar and inspiratory.
Struggles for Health in the Age of Austerity – seminar review
June 14, 2017
Often used to describe fiscal restraint, austerity implies a form of extreme economic sacrifice. However, in challenging economic environments, this severity is not felt by everyone, as austerity measures are not distributed equally throughout the population and “[their] effects on health are selective, cumulative, intergenerational and unequal.”
Call for proposals - Peace Research Institute Oslo
June 14, 2017
The PRIO projects Development Aid, Effectiveness, and Inequalities in Conflict-Affected Societies and Armed Conflict and Maternal Health in sub-Saharan Africa invite submissions for papers to be presented at a workshop at Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. The workshop theme is Development aid, effectiveness, maternal health, and inequalities in conflict affected societies.
Medical anthropologist in Life Science - managing global e-waste
June 6, 2017
The relations between e-waste and exposure to toxins in Africa has received little research to date. Ruth Prince is part of AnthroTOX, an new interdisciplinary research group combining natural and social sciences to understand and manage global anthropogenic toxicants.
Norad and the Centre for Global Health at the University of Oslo collaborates on a call for contributions of manuscripts to the series ‘Global Health in the Era of Agenda 2030’
Final deadline for submission of manuscripts relating to the call: August 1, 2017
- Joint Action Working Groups on diet-related chronic diseases June 2, 2017 9:42 AM
- ERC Advanced Grant 2017 June 2, 2017 9:13 AM
- Travel support to expand industry-oriented R&D cooperation May 19, 2017 2:59 PM