Learn more about health interventions and civil-military cooperations in this seminar

The Danish Health Network, Médecins Sans Frontières Denmark and the Danish Red Cross invite you to a half-day seminar on health interventions in conflict areas with focus on civil-military cooperation, the concept of peace and stabilization, and the relevance of the principles of impartiality, independence and neutrality for effective medical interventions in conflicts.

  • TIME: December 11 2013, 12:00-16:00
  • PLACE: Salen, Røde Kors Blegdamsvej 27, 2100 København Ø
  • REGISTRATION: Register here or at

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International Conference: An open world

Science, Technology and Society in the Light of Niels Bohr’s Thoughts.

The University of Copenhagen is gathering international researchers and decision-makers to explore how open access to information and scientific cooperation can help us manage global problems. The conference will focus on contemporary challenges in bioethics, economics, politics, climate, warfare and information technology.

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Inaugural Lecture: ‘Malaria – Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges’

The lecture ‘Malaria – Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges’ marks Jørgen Kurtzhals appointment to professor in clinical parasitology at the Department of International Health, Immunology & Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, and the launch of the new ‘Unit of Clinical and Experimental Parasitology’ in the Centre for Medical Parasitology. The lecture is followed by a reception.

  • TIME: Friday 22 November 2013, 14:00
  • PLACE: CSS, 35.01.05, Gammeltoftsgade 15, 1355 København K
  • REGISTRATION: by e-mail to Claire Charasse ( no later than November 14, 2013.

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UNFPA launch: Teenage pregnancies and child marriages

Launch of UNFPA report, panel discussion and photo exhibition

In the occasion of the llaunch of the State of World Population Report 2013,  the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) arranges a panel discussion on teenage pregnancies and child marriages followed by the opening reception of the photo exhibition “Too Young to Wed”.

  • Time: 5 November 2013, 16:00-17:30
  • Place: Chr. Hansen Auditoriet (Building 34), Øster Farimagsgade 5, Copenhagen

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