08.05.2018 - 12:00

Achieving Universal Health Coverage in Chad

Universal Health Coverage (UHC) is crucial to ensure no one is left behind in terms of accessing health services. In collaboration with other donors, the Swiss Agency for... More...

03.04.2018 - 08:05

Smartphone-Anwendungen zur Verbesserung der Gesundheit von Kindern

Neue Technologien verändern die Gesundheitsversorgung zunehmend. Das Swiss TPH hat zwei Generationen von digitalen Point-of-Care-Systemen entwickelt, die klinisches Personal bei... More...

26.01.2018 - 09:52

New Partnership to Achieve Zero Leprosy

Ahead of World Leprosy Day on Sunday 28 January 2018, several leading leprosy organisations have joined forces to launch a Global Partnership for Zero Leprosy to accelerate... More...

12.01.2018 - 09:29

Tuberkulose in Europa eindämmen und verhindern

Migration erhöht das Risiko von Tuberkulose-Ausbrüchen. In einer neuen Studie leistet das Schweizerische Tropen- und Public Health-Institut (Swiss TPH) durch seine Expertise in... More...

08.08.2017 - 10:11

Climate Change and Health

Climate change affects health of populations, in particular in low- and middle-income settings. On behalf of the Global Programme Climate Change and Environment of the Swiss Agency... More...

11.07.2017 - 09:05

Ending Leprosy Transmission

Despite substantial reduction in prevalence over the past decades, leprosy remains endemic in over 120 countries. Approximately 200,000 new cases of leprosy still occur every year... More...

01.05.2017 - 10:35

Antimicrobial Resistance in Tanzania

Drug resistances are on the rise worldwide. Every year, around 700,000 people die due to antimicrobial drug resistance to bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites. Without counter... More...

20.04.2017 - 11:00

Swiss TPH joins the Swiss Alliance against Neglected Tropical Diseases

Swiss TPH is a founding member of the “Swiss Alliance against Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)". The Alliance was officially established on 20th of April 2017 on the occasion of... More...

23.03.2017 - 12:58

Universal Health Coverage Conference in the Philippines

Kaspar Wyss, Swiss TPH, spoke at a conference in Manila that aimed to share experiences of Switzerland and the Philippines around ‘Universal Health Coverage and Access to Quality... More...