Past News

19 septembre 2017

Putting people at the centre: the right to development in the...

On 1 May 2017 the first Special Rapporteur on the Right to Development, Mr Saad Alfaragi, started his role which was created in 2016 by the Human Rights Council on the occasion of the 30th anniversary...

14 septembre 2017

Highlights from the WHO’s Regional Committee for Europe: diversity...

The 67th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe met in Budapest from 11 to 14 September.  The strategic importance of health both in the framework of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development,...

13 septembre 2017

Financing the United Nations Development System

The halls of the United Nations (UN) were abuzz this summer with discussions of how to better finance the United Nations Development System (UNDS). UNCTAD’s 2014 World Investment Report had estimated that...

12 septembre 2017

Graduate Institute and UNIGE launch global health dual master

The Graduate Institute and the University of Geneva (UNIGE) have launched a new Dual Master in Global Health and International Affairs/Development Studies. The course, which is now open for applications,...

08 septembre 2017

The role of multisectoral collaboration in health crisis management

On 5-6 September 2017, the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the GHC organised a workshop on “The Security Sector and Global Health Crises: Preparing for Health Crisis...