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Should Global Health be Considered a Security Issue?

Training & Education
  • Jainaba Catherine Kargbo
    Training & Education

    Global Health is a Security Issue

    Should Global Health be Considered a Security Issue? Is the gradual securitization of most health issues a positive or a negative development for effective global health governance? The outstanding words in th...

  • Brittany Bowman
    Training & Education

    Securitization Undermines Global Health Governance Efforts

    Should global health be considered a security issue?   Before addressing this question, I must begin by briefly trying to define what is meant by health securitization and by global health governance (GHG). Hea...

Arseni Alenichev

Liberia: In The Shadow of the Development Aid

Policy & Global Development

Humanitarian help (...) has a great potential to change the lives of those in need. But to what extent are these ambitious goals transformed into actual development? Global health and development interventions are known to go hand in hand in various places in the Global South. Numerous...

Jeffrey Lazarus

For Viral Hepatitis Elimination One Size Does Not Fit All

The conference 'Striving towards the elimination of HCV infection' was the first major European conference specifically on hepatitis C virus elimination since the publication of the WHO strategy in 2016 “ For elimination, one size does not fit all ” was a refrain...

Azucena Bardají

Women in Science: the Persisting Gap

Maternal, Infant and Reproductive Health

[This post has been written by  Azucena Bardají , researcher at ISGlobal, and Clara Menéndez and Anna Lucas , director and coordinator, respectively, of the Maternal, Child and Reproductive Health Initiative at ISGlobal. February 11 is the International Day of Women and Girls in...

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