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Climate Change is a Huge Barrier to Health Equity

As you read this, tens of thousands in the foothills of Mt. Rwenzori have lost their loved ones in the last two years, and their community hospital has been totally destroyed by devastating floods. Other millions are displaced from their homes in the Balkans and a quarter of Bosnia went without clean water all at once, according to BBC World News on May 19, 2014. The cause of all of this is the damaging weather changes.

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Non-motorization of transport in Kampala should not be a one-off project

Earlier this week, Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) , a corporate body that governs and runs Kampala city in Uganda announced plans to introduce non-motorized Read More

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Ensure safety on Uganda water bodies

Two months back the country was shocked and saddened by the news of a drowning incident when a boat meant to carry 50 people capsized Read More

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Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report – August 18-22, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – August 21, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – August 20, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – August 19, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report – August 11-15, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – August 14, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** Save the date! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 at Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – August 12, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** Save the date! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 at Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Media Report – August 11, 2014

  ANNOUNCEMENTS: **Special Announcement** Save the date! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Alert – August 4-8, 2014

August 4-8, 2014 **Special Announcement** Save the date! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, Read More


Climate Change is a Huge Barrier to Health Equity

World map

As you read this, tens of thousands in the foothills of Mt. Rwenzori have lost their loved ones in the last two years, and their community hospital has been totally destroyed by devastating floods. Other millions are displaced from their homes in the Balkans and a quarter of Bosnia went without clean water all at once, according to BBC World News on May 19, 2014. The cause of all of this is the damaging weather changes.


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Daily Media Alert – August 7, 2014

**Special Announcement** Save the date! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 at the Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit – Daily Media Alert August 6, 2014

**Special Announcement** Save the date! JH-IIRU will host an international symposium on road safety in low- and middle-income countries on October 16, 2014 at the Read More


Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report – July 21-25, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Each year, the Global Emergency Medicine Literature Review (GEMLR) searches peer-reviewed and grey literature on emergency medicine to find the most important and upcoming Read More


Non-motorization of transport in Kampala should not be a one-off project

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Earlier this week, Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) , a corporate body that governs and runs Kampala city in Uganda announced plans to introduce non-motorized Read More


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