Centre for International Health

Welcome to semester start at Centre for International Health

CIH collaborates with partners at the Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care and the Faculty of Medicine as well as across Departments and Faculties at the University of Bergen (UiB), and at many other national and international institutions. CIH is responsible for Global Challenges, one of three of UiB's cross-Faculty strategic focus areas. 


CIH hosts the Secretariats for the Norwegian Global Health Forum and the Global Health Norway. It also hosts a Centre of Excellence, the Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health (CISMAC).


Center of Excellence

A Second 5 Years!

CISMAC will continue as a Centre of Excellence for another 5 years!

CIH Facts & Figures

CIH Annual Report 2017

2017 was a year filled with changes for CIH – but the Centre’s vision remains constant: CIH’s research and education in Global Health will contribute to improved health for the poorer populations of the world.

UiB Magazine

UiB Magazine 2018/2019

The latest English language UiB Magazine is now published with input from IGS, CIH and CISMAC!


Testing prolonged Malaria Medicine in Malawi

Professor Bjarne Robberstad at the University of Bergen is leading a project that tries to find out if preventive malaria treatment after hospitalization can save the lives of children.


Funds for cooperation projects in Global Challenges

Strategy area for Global Challenges has allocated funds to promote scientific interfaculty cooperation in 2018.