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Global Health and the Politics of Knowledge

Joint Seminar Series of the WZB Junior Research Groups "Global Humanitarian Medicine" and "Governance for Global Health"

Summer Semester 2018

Global Health organizations constantly strive for the scientific legitimation of their work. Yet, what counts as evidence in Global Health, and who sets priorities? The seminar series explores the different views on health that are promoted by governments, professionals and activists and their implications for political priorities, as well as the experiences of the people affected.

David Reubi, King’s College London

Thursday, May 24, 2018, 4 p.m.  5.30 p.m.
Global Health, a Different Conception: The Cuban Strategy

Enrique Beldarraín Chaple, National School of Public Health, National Information Center of Medical Sciences, Havana

Katerini Storeng, Centre for Development and Environment, University of Oslo

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 4 p.m.  5.30 p.m.
Discrimination and U.S.-Mexico Migrant Health 

Seth Holmes, University of California, Berkeley

To register, please contact Sandrine Frideres: sandrine.frideres [at] wzb.eu

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