Collage of images of: research group leaders, students, Widerström building and children in Asia.

Department of Global Public Health

The Department of Global Public Health is a multidisciplinary department with the aim to advance knowledge about challenges and opportunities for public health in a local, national, and global setting. This includes studying how societal phenomena affect health in a globalized world and translating research evidence into public health action.

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Doctoral students about their research and Agenda 2030

Anders Klingberg, Juliet Aweko and Patricia Eustachio Colombo describes their research projects and how it relates to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.  

The sustainable developement goals are a collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations General Assembly in 2015 for the year 2030.