"In the 21st century, disease flows freely across borders and oceans, and, in recent days, the 2009 H1N1 virus has reminded us of the urgent need for action. We cannot wall ourselves off from the world and hope for the best, nor ignore the public health challenges beyond our borders. An outbreak in Indonesia can reach Indiana within days, and public health crises abroad can cause widespread suffering, conflict, and economic contraction The world is interconnected, and that demands an integrated approach to global health. "
- Barack Obama
Business in the Community and Bank of Ireland are running an exciting training day open to community groups and charities.
The Conference Report from 'Hunger - Nutrition - Climate Justice' which explored the links between climate change, hunger and poor nutrition, and their impact on the world's most vulnerable people, is now available.
eForum, June 11, 2013: News, opening address, audio, resources from the 8th annual Health Promotion Conference as well as our Article Spotlight, which highlights an open access article about integrating health into foreign policy