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  • ICRC

    The largest humanitarian network in the world working to alleviate human suffering, protect life and health, and uphold human dignity especially during armed conflicts and other emergencies.

  • Amref Health Africa

    Trains health workers of Africa in the medical areas which affect the continent to the greatest extent; equips communities with the knowledge, skills and means to maintain their good health and break the cycle of poor health and poverty.

  • World Health Organization

    WHO’s primary role is to direct international health within the United Nations’ system and to lead partners in global health responses.

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  • BBC Health Check

    What does exercise do to your brain? Can psychedelics treat depression? From smart daily habits to new medical breakthroughs – TED speakers answer questions you never even knew you had.

  • Mental Illness Happy Hour

    Here’s an uplifting weekly online podcast that interviews comedians, artists, friends, and the occasional doctor. Each episode explores mental illness, trauma, addiction and negative thinking.

  • Feel Better, Live More

    In this podcast, we hear stories from leading health experts and exciting personalities who offer easy health life-hacks, expert advice and debunk common health myths giving you the tools to revolutionise how you eat, sleep, move and relax.

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  • Bill Gates: How COVID-19 Is Disrupting the Way We Fight Malaria

    COVID-19 disrupts the entire global health care system. As we turn our attention to stopping the pandemic, it’s essential that we don’t give malaria a new opportunity. Watch this video published by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to learn more about the pandemic’s impact on one of the world’s biggest killers.

  • There's No Shame In Taking Care of Your Mental Health

    Sangu became passionate about mental health and was inspired to try to fight the stigma and ignorance that surround mental health issues.

  • Vaccines 101: How New Vaccines are Developed

    With the world in the grip of the COVID-19 pandemic, all eyes were on vaccine trials and the researchers developing them. But what were they actually doing? Learn more after watching this Nature video.

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  • How Elvis Got Americans to Accept the Polio Vaccine

    Campaigns to change behaviour thrive on three factors: social influence, social norms and vivid examples. Read the insightful article from the Scientific American

  • Covid-19 is devastating communities of colour. Can vaccines counter racial inequity?

    Haywood County, a majority-Black community not far from Memphis, has one health department, one nursing home and no hospitals. The fatality rate of covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, is 50 percent higher than the state average. This article published in Washington Post is a must read.

  • The Diet Myth: The Real Science Behind What We Eat by Tim Spector

    Why do most diets fail? Why does one person eat a certain meal and gain weight, while another eating the same meal loses pounds? Why, despite all the advice about what to eat, are we all still getting fatter?

NEWS & SOCIAL
NEWS

New TV campaign launches to encourage BAME community to get Covid vaccine

Some of the most popular celebrities from BAME backgrounds joined together in an urgent call for action.
NEWS

UN Report on The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2019

The report revealed alarming figures of both a hunger and obesity crisis affecting people globally.
OPINION

Using open data to achieve global food security

GODAN is one organisation which is leading the global efforts to make agricultural and nutritionally relevant data available for millions around the world.