Centre for International Health

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CIH’s research, teaching and capacity building in global health will contribute to improved health in the poorer countries of the world. CIH will educate the best students in Global Health.

CIH is situated in Overlege Danielssens House, Årstadveien 21.


Usefull information for new students at the Master's Programme in Global Health at the Faculty of Medicine. 

Information for new students: https://www.uib.no/en/studies/MAMD-GLOB

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

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Courses and guidance

Library courses and guidance for the Medical faculty and employees at Helse Bergen

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Understanding and addressing inequality

Digital summer research school for PhD students with six parallel courses on large global challenges. Apply by 1 February 2022.


Mother’s occupational exposure to cleaning products and disinfectants could cause asthma in future children

Mother’s exposure to cleaning agents and disinfectants in her job may have negative consequences for her future children, a study from the University of Bergen (UiB) shows.

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New corona measures with effect from 3. December

Here you will find the regional measures that apply to Bergen municipality, as well as advice and guidelines for how it affects you as a student or employee at UiB.

The Development Learning Lab

Launching the Development Learning Lab: A new research and learning center for better results

What works and what does not work in development aid? The Development Learning Lab, a joint effort by CMI, the Norwegian School of Economics, the University of Bergen and Centre for applied research at NHH (SNF), aims to fill the knowledge gaps and increase the success of development programmes.