Global Health in Action

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Published Sep. 25, 2020 2:32 PM

Norway has been awarded the UN Prize for its strategy, “Better Health, Better Lives - Combating Non-Communicable Diseases in the Context of Norwegian Development Policy 2020-2024." 

Published Sep. 22, 2020 9:41 AM

We are thrilled to announce Jacinta Victoria S. Muinde, Postdoctoral Research Fellow from the Institute of Health and Society at UiO has been awarded the ASAUK (African Studies Association of the UK) Audrey Richards Prize 2020 for the best PhD dissertation in African Studies. 

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Published May 19, 2020 1:09 PM

The three RELIGHT – Research ExceLlence and Innovation in Global HealTh research groups have been working hard over the past year to advance their global health agendas. Take a look into their recent activities and their plans moving forward.

Published Apr. 22, 2020 10:37 AM

In honor of Earth Day 2020 and the urgent need to protect nature and our health, the Centre for Global Health, UiO is proud to announce our membership with the Planetary Health Alliance.

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Published Apr. 7, 2020 9:47 AM

In 2020, World Health Day focuses on the vital role played by nurses and midwives in providing health care around the world and call for strengthening the nursing and midwifery workforce.

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Published Apr. 6, 2020 1:35 PM

The Solidarity Trial, initiated by the World Health Organization (WHO) and sponsored by Oslo University Hospital (OUS) in Norway, enrolled its first patients in this megatrial comparing the safety and effectiveness of four therapy combinations against COVID-19.

Published Aug. 29, 2019 12:57 PM

The RELIGHT advisory board, an external and international board set up by the Centre for Global Health (CGH) at the University of Oslo (UiO), has reviewed the applications for the RELIGHT call (deadline 28 February 2019). We are thrilled to present the three groups that will have the opportunity to advance their Global Health agenda through project development support from CGH over the next three years.

Published June 26, 2019 1:06 PM

As one of the Centre for Global Health's Signatory Themes, One Health takes a holistic, cross and multidisciplinary view and aims to promote and improve the health of humans, animals and the environment taking into account the interdependence of different milieus. Listen to The Lancet One Health Commissioners explain the One Health approach and the plan for this Commission.