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The Emerging Voices for Global Health residency programme for researchers

The EV secretariat at the Institute of Public Health, Bangalore and the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp would like to provide an opportunity for young to midcareer researchers to spend dedicated time in the form of a residency at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium. The call is open only for alumni of the Emerging Vo...

EVs reflecting on 2018 & looking forward to 2019

A number of Emerging Voices (alumni) and other young researchers reflected on 2018 from a global health point of view, on our request. Some also came up with suggestions for the following year(s). You find their short quotes below. We hope they inspire you in the year to come! “Reaffirming primary health care as the most equitable and sust...

Call for 2 IHP internships (2018)

The weekly International Health Policies (IHP) newsletter  is a flagship (knowledge management) activity of the IHP network, funded by DGD. The network aims to “empower committed groups of global health experts based in the South through innovative collaborative models allowing them to have greater control on policy and implementation knowled...

Global Health 50/50: a new gender equality initiative for global health

  https://www.globalhealth5050.org    12th October 2017 sees the initial launch of a new independent initiative that seeks to advance action and accountability for gender-equality in global health – Global Health 50/50. The launch coincides with the Women Leaders in Global Health conference at Stanford University (https://www.wlghconfer...

#BeAnEV #HSR2016! Don’t you dare miss out!

        Nasreen Jessani (EV 2014)   The EV4GH is more than a program – its an experience – one that is similar to that first intense overwhelming first year at university where you plan to go predominantly for the learning but realize that country you are in, the people you are meeting and the networks you are making will transcend all that! Wh...

International Roundtable on Health Systems Strengthening in Fragile Settings (12/2/2015) – Report

This report by Sara Van Belle (Health Policy unit, ITM) provides an overview of the International Roundtable on Health Systems strengthening in Fragile settings. The Roundtable took place in Antwerp on 12 February, 2015. You can find in the report, among others, the day’s proceedings, its conclusions and recommendations for the organizers and ...

Election EV governance committee – regional candidates

Below you find an overview of the EV nominees  (nominations and/or self-nominations) for the EV Governance Committee, by WHO region. The African region is split up in West/Central African region and  East/South African region, as indicated in the poll last week. In 4 regions, an election will be held: Western Pacific, Region of the Americas; ...

Call for abstracts: Emerging Voices (EVs) session at the 11th World Congress on Health Economics and Nutrition: an iHEA World Congress

Conference location: Milan, Italy Conference: Venue: Bocconi University Dates: 12-15 July 2015 Call: The coordinators of the Emerging Voices programme at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, in collaboration with the Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Germany, and the lead Organizers of the 11th World Congress on Healt...