Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care

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At the Norwegian Forum for Global Health Research (Forum)’s 10 Anniversary Seminar 12-13 January 2017 the conclusion was that it takes time to build relations and networks – and that after 10 years, Forum’s Global Health Research activities are becoming firmly established.
'Global gag rule' reinstated by Trump threatens girls' and women's access to reproductive health services including safe abortion
A large multinational project seeks to find out whether malaria treatment will improve the health of children with anaemia after discharge from hospital.
Professor and Director of the Centre for International Health, Bente Elisabeth Moen, and Arvid Hallén, Director General of the Research Council of Norway (RCN), both express deep concerns about the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation’s (NORAD’s) recent recommendation of cuts to the Global Health and Vaccination Research Programme’s funding (GLOBVAC).
29 November to 2 December 2016, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia