Events & News

Webinar Series 2: ‘Donor and Funding Challenges for LMICs and Hospital Readiness in the Time of COVID-19’

Webinar Summary Compiled by Ashley Scott, IGHN Key Correspondent/MSc Global Health TCD  Update from Ruairi Brugha, Professor Emeritus, a Former Head of the Department   of Public Health & Epidemiology at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland: Advised using the WHO situation dashboard and...

Webinar Week 3 Summary: North-South Partnerships in the Context of COVID19: How Best to Respond

Webinar Summary Compiled by Ashley Scott, IGHN Key Correspondent/MSc Global Health TCD Ruari Brugha Anchor’s Update: provided a weekly update on the COVID-19 status globally. Ben Simms: Chief Executive, THET Partnership for Global Health. Maintaining communication is crucial with partnerships. Best way of...

Webinar Series Week 4 Summary:  Lessons learned from HIV, Ebola and other epidemics & how can behavioral research help us respond to COVID-19

Webinar Summary Compiled by Ashley Scott, IGHN Key Correspondent/MSc Global Health TCD Anchor Ruairi Brugha Update: Described the being used for suppression around Asia such as contact tracing with mobile phone which enhances ease of tracing contacts that individuals with Coronavirus have been exposed to. This can be...

One Doctor for Every 12,000 Patients in Zambia – A Cause for Concern

By Guest Writer Contributing to the Key Correspondent Programme, Prof Father Michael Kelly in Lusaka, Zambia At the time of writing (7th April, 2020), Zambia appears to be keeping the COVID-19 infection in check. So far there have been only 39 confirmed cases and one virus-related death, while for the past four days no...

Irish AIDS Day – fast-track to end AIDS by 2030

by globalhealth on Jun 14, 2019 in Events & News, News
In support of the fast-track to end AIDS in Ireland’s cities by 2030, The Irish Forum for Global Health are delighted by the government’s recent endorsement of the Paris Declaration. We salute HIV Ireland for their commitment in bringing this issue to the attention of the Irish public and driving the agenda...

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