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Official Launch of the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group at LSHTM

Join us for our official launch at LSHTM! Our inaugural event will take place on Tues 20 November 2012 at 5:30 with Sir John Holmes, Director of the Ditchley Foundation, co-chair of the International Rescue Committee UK and former Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator at the United Nations, who will deliver […]

First Bloomsbury Debates on Humanitarianism: Profits, Politics and Power

Dear friends, we organise for the first time the Bloomsbury Debates on Humanitarianism: Profits, Politics and Power in collaboration with Birkbeck College and Medecins Sans Frontiere. The debate will take place at the Wiener Library on Thursday, 15 November 2012 from 18:30 to 19:30.   To register, click here: http://profitspoliticspower.eventbrite.co.uk/

Alberto Cairo at LSHTM

A man with no legs and only one arm and a boy crippled by polio have been instrumental in steering a Red Cross team’s work in Afghanistan.  The ICRC’s head of orthopaedics in Kabul, Alberto Cairo, was invited by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine to talk about his experience of 22 years’ […]