News Archive

30.10.2014 - 08:20

Largest Ever Dataset of Individual Deaths in Africa & SE Asia Reveals Changing Health

More than 110,000 individual deaths and their causes across 13 countries, including Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Bangladesh and Vietnam, are contained More...

28.10.2014 - 10:59

Impact of Niger Safety Nets Project - Evaluation Awarded to SCIH

The World Bank and the Government of Niger have selected the Swiss Center for International Health (SCIH) of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health More...

23.10.2014 - 16:38

Launch of Prime Vendor System to Improve Availability of Supplementary Medicines in Dodoma, Tanzania

The Prime Vendor (PV) system, a unique public-private partnership (PPP) to supplement the medicines and supplies of the Medicines Store Department More...

15.10.2014 - 20:14

Professor Jürg Utzinger elected new director from 1 July 2015

The Board of Governors of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) has elected Prof. Jürg Utzinger as the new director with effect More...

06.09.2014 - 18:43

New study reveals strong link between higher levels of pollution and lung health of European citizen

New data has identified a clear link between higher levels of exposure to air pollution and deteriorating lung health in adult European citizens. More...