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Parks for the Planet - Nature and Childhood: From Research and Activism to Policies for Global Change
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Parks for the Planet - Nature and Childhood: From Research and Activism to Policies for Global Change
March 06 to 10, 2018
In 2018, the Parks for the Planet Forum focused on Nature and Childhood: From Research and Activism to Policies for Global Change. Around the world, access to nature and green space for children growing up in urban environments is increasingly becoming an issue of equity ...
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Climate Change, Conflict, Health, and Education: Targeting Interdisciplinary Research to Meet the SDGs
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605
Climate Change, Conflict, Health, and Education: Targeting Interdisciplinary Research to Meet the SDGs
March 18 to 21, 2018
How can research be more effectively translated into policy and practice in order to tackle the interlinkages—and tensions—between the Sustainable Development Goals related to climate change, conflict, health, and education? And how might top research funders lead the way ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 1
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 1
June 10 to 13, 2018
In April 2017 the Health Foundation (UK), Robert Bosch Stiftung (Germany), Careum Stiftung (Switzerland), in collaboration with Salzburg Global Seminar, launched Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, bringing together for 2017/2018 a first cohort of outstanding leaders in health ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 3
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 3
June 12 to 15, 2018
Members will share a deep commitment to quality, sustainability, universal coverage, and patient and community-centered care, nationally and internationally. Their vision and collaboration, aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals, is critically needed to respond ...
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Finding Outbreaks Faster: How Do We Measure Progress?
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Finding Outbreaks Faster: How Do We Measure Progress?
November 04 to 08, 2018
This session is by invitation only "Microbes are not deterred by borders, and neither are we." In an ever-connected world, the need to identify, prepare for, and deter outbreaks at the national, regional and global level has never been so important. Ending Pandemics ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 2
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 2 Meeting 2
November 24 to 27, 2018
The Sciana network provides members, initially drawn from the UK, Germany and Switzerland, with space to take inspiration and learning from across the globe, and time to share insights gained from their own experiences with peers, with whom they will work to address some ...
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 4
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Sciana: The Health Leaders Network, Cohort 1 Meeting 4
November 27 to 30, 2018
The Sciana network has up to eighteen members in each cohort, with six members selected by each foundation from the UK, Switzerland and Germany.Members of the network include health policymakers and practitioners, as well as academics, journalists, elected officials ...
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Healthy Children, Healthy Weight
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Healthy Children, Healthy Weight
December 10 to 15, 2018
Optimizing children’s physical, social, emotional, and cognitive health and well-being is a goal in itself that also lays the foundations for long-term health of individuals, communities and societies. In today’s world, wide outcome variations can be mapped by location, inc ...
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