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Findings presented at World Bank  June 16, 2017 - Laura Ferguson traveled to Washington D.C., in May to present initial research findings on reproductive and maternal health and human rights to the World Bank’s Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice, the Nordic Trust Fund and the Global Financing Facility.
Team Spotlight: Simone St. Claire June 12, 2017 - Simone St. Claire is a Master of Public Health candidate in the global health leadership track at USC.
Eliza Fox Team Spotlight: Eliza Fox June 12, 2017 - Originally from Boston, MA, Eliza Fox is a rising senior at Occidental College where she is majoring in diplomacy and world affairs, and minoring in public health.
NCD Short Course New Short Course: Human rights & NCDs June 6, 2017 - The Program on Global Health & Human Rights has launched a free, open-access short course on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and human rights. 
Is populism bad for women’s rights? June 5, 2017 - Experts reflected and speculated about women’s rights and reproductive justice under the rule of populist leaders at a University of Geneva event May 17.
Tuberculosis Botswana New project aims to reduce human rights barriers to health services June 5, 2017 - Sponsored by the Global Fund, the Program on Global Health & Human Rights has launched a new project with John Snow, Inc. (JSI) to help reduce human rights barriers for health services.
The report from the High Level Working Group on Health and Human Rights of Women, Children and Adolescents is handed over to WHO Director-General Margaret Chan at the 70th World Health Assembly May 22. Photo Courtesy WHO. Stand up for human rights to – and through – health, experts urge government May 23, 2017 - A transformative report published May 22 by a United Nations-backed group will set the health and human rights agenda for women, children and adolescents over the next decade.
Pimp Culture Glorification and Sex Trafficking May 2, 2017 - Learn how the glorification of pimp culture is contributing to sex trafficking in the U.S. in this article by Mellissa Withers.
Share Your Voice For World Health Organization Educational Project April 18, 2017 - Parnian Khorsand, MPH ’16, is seeking student volunteers interested in lending their voices for a World Health Organization e-learning tool.
Team Spotlight: Kennedy Yesigomwe April 18, 2017 - Meet our Uganda coordinator! Kennedy Yesigomwe is a student at Makerere University School of Public Health, where he is completing his final semester studying environmental health science.
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