SIGHT IS AN INSTITUTE UNDER
THE AUSPICES OF:

SIGHT IS AN INSTITUTE UNDER
THE AUSPICES OF:

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Time for applications to The Einhorn Family Foundation

The Einhorn Family Foundation supports projects aiming at promoting health, mainly among children in low- and middle-income countries. Most projects receiving support are scientific. Applications are received twice a year, the last dates being 15th of April and 15th of October. Some applications are sent to external reviewers. Applicants may be invited to present their projects personally. The total sum

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SIGHT Talk 2 at Norrsken Foundation in Stockholm

Last August 31st, SIGHT hosted the second SIGHT Talk out of three at Norrsken Foundation. Experts on climate change and mental health gathered to discuss the urgency of climate anxiety among youth.  The event started with a short welcome from the SIGHT secretariat and continued with two background presentations from Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum, head of the unit on Climate Change and

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SIGHT’s purpose is to promote an interdisciplinary approach, to strengthen and bridge Swedish research and education, and to provide a scientific basis for national and transnational collaborative policy work, in the field of global health. SIGHT is an institute under the auspices of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Sustainable development cannot be achieved without improved health globally

SIGHT’s purpose is to promote an interdisciplinary approach, to strengthen and bridge Swedish research and education, and to provide a scientific basis for national and transnational collaborative policy work, in the field of global health. SIGHT is an institute under the auspices of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Sustainable development cannot be achieved without improved health globally

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The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has elected Dr. Ashish KC for the SIGHT Award 2021 of SEK 100,000 for his work in strengthening the quality of maternity and infant care in low-and-middle-income countries (LMIC)

Text: Ulrica Segersten/Alexander Farnsworth

Portrait Ashish KC

Ulf Magnusson, licensed Swedish veterinarian, Diplomate of the European College of Animal Reproduction and Professor of Animal Reproduction at the Department of Clinical Sciences at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU).

Text: Ulrica Segersten

Porträtt Ulf Magnusson
Melinda Gates meet SIGHT student panel

Leaders of tomorrow

Through SIGHT Student Network there is a great opportunity to strengthen cooperation between different student groups. SIGHT can be the enabling stepping stone for students passionate about global health, regardless of discipline. By working together with students SIGHT not only gains crucial perspective of students, but is also able to introduce a truly disciplinary global health approach to to leaders of tomorrow.

about sight

SIGHT has a small secretariat at the premises of the Academy. As SIGHT is part of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, SIGHT does not have a board of its own. However, there is an interim Scientific Advisory Committee.The organogram indicates that SIGHT will be based on a solid foundation of partnerships and collaborations.

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