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COVID-19 Impact Series (V): Worldview on Coronavirus

COVID-19 Impact Series (V): Worldview on Coronavirus

China, the epicenter of the outbreak. And then, there was Italy, a country that was hit badly by the virus. How much do we know about the situation in these countries? To round up our Worldview on Coronavirus series, a subpart of and the fifth in our Covid-19 Impact Series, we are introducing you to Chiara and Lu, two women from Italy and China, who will be telling us about their struggle and situation in the time of Covid-19 and how they, the people around them, and their countries are coping and healing.

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COVID-19 Impact Series (IV)

COVID-19 Impact Series (IV)

As Covid-19 continues to rage on globally, people in different countries face unique challenges in their daily lives during a global pandemic. In the fourth part of our series, Robert from Australia and Victoria from Uganda are sharing with us their views, but also the fears and hopes they were experiencing during the lock-down in their countries.

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COVID-19 Impact Series (III): Worldview on Coronavirus

COVID-19 Impact Series (III): Worldview on Coronavirus

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to rage on across the world. Every country is different, thus the experiences are never the same.
Meet Christy from the United States and Ana from Brazil. These two young women let us know about life in their countries during the pandemic.

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Human Rights in the Time of Corona

Human Rights in the Time of Corona

While the situation for people of color continues to become an increasingly bigger issue, the US is also facing the highest number of Coronavirus cases worldwide. The virus is tearing through the US at an alarming rate, and with some cities poised to fully open this month, it raises cause for concern.

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Covid-19 Impact series (II): Periods and Pandemics

Covid-19 Impact series (II): Periods and Pandemics

COVID-19 and menstruation have more things in common than one would think! Read why COVID-19 has brought existing inequalities to light and the fight for gender equity through good menstrual health is a dimension that should not be forgotten during the pandemic.

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Did you know? Five untold facts about malaria

Did you know? Five untold facts about malaria

​DID YOU KNOW? FIVE UNTOLD FACTS ABOUT MALARIAThe 25th of April is World Malaria Day! Occurrences of Malaria are no stranger to Africa and Southeast Asia. In 2018, an estimated 228 million cases of malaria occurred worldwide. Those at higher risk of contracting malaria and developing more severe...

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Why health care can only be achieved through climate action

Why health care can only be achieved through climate action

Why health care can only be achieved through climate actionEarth Day 2020 is coming up next week and I felt its theme, ‘climate action,’ was the perfect occasion to shed light on how tightly our own health and the health of our planet are intertwined through the contributions of the health care...

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Re-launching the SOGH Blog!

Re-launching the SOGH Blog!

Re-launching the SOGH Blog! Hi everyone, welcome to the SOGH blog and thanks for being here! Whether you found your way here intentionally or stumbled across this blog, we are glad you did! The Swedish Organization for Global   Health is dedicated to ridding the world of health inequities and this...

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Summer Internship 2020

Summer Internship 2020

Mama & Family Project – Summer Internship 2020 We are currently selecting interns who will be involved with the evaluation of the Mama & Family Project for the period 2019/2020, a project organized and managed by SOGH in collaboration with our Ugandan partner UDHA (Uganda Development and...

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5 Years of SOGH: Interview with Co-founder Clara Fischer

5 Years of SOGH: Interview with Co-founder Clara Fischer

5 Years of SOGH: Interview with Co-founder Clara FischerClara, Sergio, and Sanni in Uganda in 2014 It’s a late September afternoon and I’m sitting at a café in the heart of Stockholm. Swedish Organization for Global Health, SOGH, has recently turned five years old (!!) and I couldn’t think of a...

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