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Aleix Cabrera

#OpenPRBB: Open to the Public and More Connected Between Us

Communications

[By Aleix Cabrera and Raül Toran, Communication and Dissemination Area of ISGlobal] The open day has reached its eleventh edition and it is in good health Every first Saturday of October, the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park ( PRBB ) opens its doors to the public in order to...

Janka Horváth

Nature-Inspired Therapeutic Approaches – New Research Agenda Setting Process in Hungary

Communications

[This article has been written by Janka Horváth and the team of the Environmental Social Science Research Group (ESSRG) in Hungary, a member of InSPIRES, an Horizon 2020 project led by ISGlobal] At the ESSRG, in the frame of the InSPIRES project, our objective is (...) to prepare a...

Raül Toran

Procesos de participación ciudadana para abordar los problemas ambientales

Communications

La ciudadanía dispone de un canal de comunicación mediante el cual se la escucha, se la informa, se la ayuda a identificar los actores sociales La participación ciudadana puede tener un papel relevante en el tratamiento de las cuestiones ambientales. Así se puso de manifiesto durante una de...

Marta Solano

5 Ways in Which the City Harms our Health and 5 Solutions to Stop it From Doing So

Communications,Environmental Health

[This article has been published in Spanish in El País- Seres Urbanos on the occasion of the World Health Day – April 7] The science is clear: urban life is harmful to our health. How can we translate this public health emergency to the citizenship and to political decision...

Marta Solano

Our 7 Most Viral Videos in 2017

Communications

This is the ranking of the seven videos most often shared on our Facebook page last year At a time when everyone is talking about proposals for 2018 , it is also a good moment to look back to see whether we met the goals we set last year. One of the objectives set by the ISGlobal...

Adelaida Sarukhan

A Year in Global Health: A Less Turbulent but More Worrisome 2017

Communications

The WHO elected its new leader: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the organisation’s first African director This was an important year for the global health community, since the WHO elected its new leader: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus , the organisation’s first African director,...

Beatriz Fiestas

Solidaridad contra las enfermedades infecciosas

Communications

En 1926, el poeta austrohúngaro Rainer Maria Rilke se infectó al pincharse con una rosa y acabó muriendo. Aún no existían los antibióticos, por lo que una simple infección podía derivar en lo peor. Y aunque pueda parecer que hoy estamos muy lejos de esas épocas, los científicos advierten que...

Raül Toran

Ideas frescas de divulgación científica y ambiental en el Campus Gutenberg

Communications

La edición 2017 del Campus Gutenberg , una escuela de verano dedicada a la comunicación y cultura científica que se celebra en Barcelona, se inició con una mesa redonda sobre las nuevas oportunidades de la comunicación ambiental . Maria Josep Picó, periodista especializada en medio...

Leonardo De La Torre

Co-creation, Collaboration, Community: The InSPIRES Kick-Off Meeting

Communications

Co-creation. Collaboration. Community . The words projected on the wall were big, and getting bigger. Innovation. Change . A few minutes earlier, we had been asked to think about the topic “Science Shops 2.0”. Work networks. Interactive, inclusive processes . Gradually, we...

Gonzalo Fanjul

Diario de un rodaje con El Intermedio en Mozambique

Communications,Malaria

Gonzalo Fanjul , director de Análisis, y Marta Solano , técnica de comunicación de ISGlobal Acompañamos a El Intermedio a conocer el trabajo del CISM y de muchas personas e instituciones clave que están cambiando el presente y el futuro de Mozambique Un equipo del programa El...

Nota: Las personas que integran ISGlobal persiguen ideas innovadoras con total independencia. Las opiniones expresadas en este blog son, por tanto, a título personal y no necesariamente reflejan el posicionamiento institucional.

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