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SIGHT Award 2021 for improving care of mothers and newborns

The 2021 SIGHT Award is awarded to Dr. Ashish KC, associate professor at the Department of Women’s and Children’s Health at Uppsala University. The SEK 100,000 prize recognises Dr. Ashish KC’s research into improving care to reduce death of mothers and newborns during childbirth in low- and middle-income countries.

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A stark warning

The Sixth Assessment Report of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is the sixth in a series of reports which assess scientific, technical,

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Solomiya och Nora

What a (Zoom) year!

By Nora Piay-Fernández and Solomiya Kasyanchuk, SIGHT Student Coordinators 2020/2021 Starting our year as SIGHT student coordinators in the middle of a global pandemic was

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Bardisk med hängande glas

Alkohol och coronapandemin

Ny rapport: Alkohol påverkar vårt immunförsvar och ökar risken att bli sjuk, men den påverkar också vårt beteende och bidrar till att sprida smitta. Vi

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A SPECIAL EVENING

Student report from The SIGHT Award 2020 and Global Health Night Event, November 2020 By Solomyia Kasyanchuk and Nora Piay Fernandez, Student Coordinators. The past

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Poster PMAC

PMAC2021 webinar on December 15th

Moderated by Ambassador Yoka Brandt, this webinar will preview the Lancet-SIGHT Commission’s research on the relationshipsamong health equity, gender equality, and peaceful societies. President Tarja

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Invitation to join a seminar

UPDATE 06/04/2020:  The seminar can  be viewed here: https://youtu.be/c6K1x-xJO6g Europe’s Strategy to Fight COVID-19: Reflections on Different Response Strategies Women in Global Health Chapters in

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Wanted: Research Coordinator

We are looking for a Research Coordinator to join the SIGHT team to support the Lancet-SIGHT Commission on peaceful societies through health and gender equality.

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Debattartikel i SvD till stöd för WHO

Peter Friberg, föreståndare för SIGHT, Göran K Hansson, ständig sekreterare vid Kungl. Vetenskapsakademien och rektorer från flera svenska universitet är undertecknare av en debattartikel i

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Microscopic view of Coronavirus

COVID-19

Content about 2019 novel coronavirus disease. Links to rolling updates. The Lancet: To assist health workers and researchers working under challenging conditions to bring this

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SIGHT GOES UGANDA

”Scientists can help achieving the SDGs” 15t–18th September 2019 Professor Göran Tomson, co-founder of SIGHT, gave lectures at Makerere University in Uganda on the role of

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View over Kuala Lumpur.

SIGHT goes Kuala Lumpur

By Wiebke Mohr Wiebke Mohr, SIGHT student coordinator, and SIGHT Director Peter Friberg were representing SIGHT at the IAU 2018 International Conference in Kuala Lumpur,

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