"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
May 22, 2013: News of a Queen's University Belfast PhD studentship working with Evidence Aid.
Registration is now open for the first ESTHER Ireland training workshop - Developing High Quality Partnerships to Improve Health Care in Developing Countries - on Wednesday June 26, 2013. The ESTHER Ireland programme will be launched on the same day ...
A policy workshop, entitled 'An Irish Perspective on Nutrition Development - Current Challenges and Future Potential' is being held in University College Dublin on Wednesday June 26th, 2013.