Intercultural health: what we overlook in health care for indigenous peoples. Reflections from Peru

Intercultural health: what we overlook in health care for indigenous peoples. Reflections from Peru. By MSc MPH Fiorella Farje The health of indigenous peoples has been the subject of research and global concern for decades with additional attention in recent years. Evidence of health inequalities between indigenous people and non-indigenous people is abundant and despite…

Global Health Career Paths: Learn, Mentor, Practice, Repeat

Are you a professional looking to progress further or perhaps a global health student at the early stage of your career? There are so many routes to get into a career in global health, so this podcast episode discussion is with two career professionals sharing their knowledge of how they chose their path and giving…

The Future of Global Health is Through Diversity and Dignity

Our partner organisation TDR has just published a thoughtful Global Health Matters podcast, discussing the need to build an awareness of the ways we interact with colleagues in the workplace to adapt our programmes to be more inclusive. It is important to talk about “the future of global health through diversity and dignity”. Host Garry…

Newsletter November 2021: How an outbreak became a pandemic…

Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, liebe IGGB Mitglieder, der Herbst ist gekommen und er bringt neben einer farbenfrohen Landschaft auch wieder lange, dunkle Abende zum Innehalten mit sich. Nebenbei wird zum x-ten Male über Lösungsmöglichkeiten zur Bekämpfung des Klimawandels bzw. der Klimakatastrophe diskutiert. Die Situation scheint hier allerdings noch komplizierter zu sein als bei der…