Discipline: Public Health

Why and how does centralized design prevail as a global gold standard for the urban sanitation sector even in the light of crisis and how does it influence project implementation under SDG6?
To what extent does the concept of gridlock apply to the global health governance and account for its deficiencies? What is the potential for reform?
How can raising awareness, better prevention and treatment help individuals suffering from Noma, the “neglected disease”?
How widespread is the increased susceptibility of insecticide-resistant Anopheles mosquitoes to Plasmodium infection and what are the risks associated with this phenomenon in relationship to the use of bed nets and insecticides? What policies should be adopted to reduce the risk of a major crisis in malaria control?
What are the complex relationships between Schistosomiasis, agricultural production, and migration in an African context?
How can we improve international arrangements for pathogen- and benefit-sharing to ensure health security for all?
What are the major factors shaping, preventing or enhancing human rights-based approaches in the world heritage system?
What are the environmental, health and regulatory dimensions of pesticide use in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries?