Travel Clinic (consultations and vaccinations)

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       Shortage of yellow fever vaccine

Exhibition: "MenschMikrobe"

Touring exhibition on the heritage of Robert Koch and today's research on infectious diseases.

Basel, Switzerland, 18 March - 8 May 2014


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Public Roundtable: How are country and global vaccination coverage estimates produced and used?

This roundtable is hosted by SCIH/Swiss TPH with the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children’s’ Fund (UNICEF) and the GAVI Alliance. more

Highest Swiss Politician visits Swiss TPH Projects in Tanzania

The president of the Swiss National parliament Ms. Maya Graf (GPS, BL) went to see projects and institutions between Oct 18th and Oct 23rd in Tanzania. The visit of the Ifakara Health Institut IHI (the former Swiss Tropical...more

Tolerance of gender-based violence hampers HIV/Aids-prevention in Zambia

The social barriers to test for HIV/Aids are still considerably high. A new study by Swiss TPH’s society, gender and health unit shows that the tolerance of violence within families in Zambia crucially contributes to this denial.more

HPSS Project Winner of the SDC-Gender Day Competition

The SDC-funded ‘Health Promotion and System Strengthening Project’ in the Dodoma region in Tansania has won the SDC-gender day competition.more