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FEATURED BLOG POSTS

The cover image shows a visibly disconcerted German Chancellor Angela Merkel reacting to an unmindful remark made by the U.S President Donald Trump during her recent visit to the White House. Chancellor Merkel’s facial expression captures quite well the global reaction to the budget blueprint released by the Trump Administration, specifically its drastic cuts in foreign aid.

"POST-TRUTH" AND THE SOCIAL SCIENCES

The term “post-truth” has recently been difficult to avoid in Anglophone media outlets...

BUGS DONT RECOGNISE NATIONALITY

Science matters. In a moment in which facts can apparently have factual and alternative flavours...

STATISTICIANS COME TOGETHER TO QUANTIFY HEALTH CARE QUALITY AND ITS FINANCIAL IMPACT

The 48th Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission began yesterday in New York City..

THE UNITED NATIONS ARCHIVES & ECONOMIC MODELS OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

A visit to the archives to understand the development of economic justifications for disease control.

THE GLOBAL GAG: AN ASSAULT ON WOMEN'S HEALTH ACROSS THE WORLD

Surrounded by a group of men on his first day in the Oval office, U.S. President Donald Trump signed..

OTHER NEWS
The televised exclusive book launch with Professors Chelsea Clinton and Devi Sridhar is available here.

Also, we were delighted to welcome several external speakers to the programme this month including Rosalind McKenna from the Open Society Foundation and Michael Head from Southampton University.

 
We have a growing number of videos on our Youtube channel related to our programme. We are particularly delighted that our video introducing the World Bank in Health has received over 16K views. Check them out and let us know what you think.
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