Events

Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World

*** The Health in Humanitarian Crises Seminar Series *** Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World Date: 25th September, 2018 Time: 5:30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre   Summary: This panel discussion analyses the evolving relationship between human rights, global governance, and public health, examining an expansive set of international organizations that employ human rights […]

Rohingya Crises – Voices From The Field

Rohingya Crises – Voices From The Field Date: 18th October, 2018 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre   It’s been over a year since almost 700,000 Rohingya fled to Bangladesh from the neighbouring country of Burma to escape persecution. This was one of the largest exodus of refugees in recent decades, and many arrived […]

Event: The End of Famine?

The End of Famine? Prospects for the elimination of mass starvation by political action Date: 25th October, 2018 Time: 5:30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre Join us for an evening discussion with the author of ‘Mass Starvation’, Alex de Waal, hosted by Professor Peter Piot (Director of LSHTM and Professor of Global Health), followed by a book signing. […]