Webpages tagged with «Global Health»

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Covid-19 tracing app
Published Aug. 5, 2020 3:41 PM

In March and April 2020, an ecosystem of tracing apps suddenly emerged, presenting digital solutions as indispensable for winning the battle against Covid-19. 

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Published June 9, 2020 8:35 PM

What are the social, political and ethical implications of the rapid introduction of new smartphone technologies in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic? 

Panel at Tech4HealthEquity conference
Published Nov. 19, 2019 1:16 PM

Digital technologies are often embraced as the solution to global challenges within health and development, but rampant commercialisation and weak regulation challenge the ideal of digital public goods capable of reducing inequalities.

Mother and child at mobile health clinic
Published Nov. 12, 2019 2:17 PM

The average world life expectancy at birth is now over 70 years. We are all living longer, and while this is good news, it is also creating enormous pressures on existing, and often fragile, health care services in many parts of the world.

Published Sep. 12, 2019 8:49 AM

Access to, and the affordability of, medicines is now attracting increased global attention. Some of this is the result of SDG 3 – ensuring healthy lives and promoting wellbeing for all at all ages – which includes a specific target (3.8): “Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all.”

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Published Sep. 6, 2019 2:46 PM

The second annual conference of the Independent Panel on Global Governance for Health took place in New York (USA), and was co-organized by the Centre for Development and the Environment (University of Oslo) and the The Julien. J. Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs (The New School). Watch videos of all the sessions here.

Published June 20, 2019 1:13 PM
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Published Aug. 20, 2018 11:54 AM

The Independent Panel on Global Governance for Health organizes its first annual international conference in Oslo. 

Published May 25, 2018 2:04 PM
Published Sep. 13, 2017 2:10 PM

The project seeks to explore and analyze how public and private actors influence the politics of nutrition through a case study of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement and its influence on nutrition policy-making in Tanzania.

Published June 6, 2017 9:40 AM

- Venture-philanthropy represents a grave threat to democratic global health governance and scientific independence, says panel member Anne-Emanuelle Birn.

Published May 15, 2017 2:44 PM

Are mega-philanthropists securing global health?

Published Dec. 23, 2016 12:04 PM
Published Nov. 7, 2016 4:21 PM

Professor Ole Petter Ottersen presented the work of the Commission in Paris on 3rd November.

Published May 7, 2014 9:43 AM
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