Published: 2021-09-03 09:56 | Updated: 2021-09-28 14:35

6 October: Health Equity and Pandemics – a Moonshot for Sustainable Health

The World Health Organization (WHO) and Karolinska Institutet (KI) proudly invites students and staff to the first annual joint Rosling seminar on the 6 October.

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Are you interested in knowing more about what it will take to prevent pandemics and reach sustainable health for all, globally? What can we learn from the pandemic and climate experiences to propel humanity towards sustainable health for people as well as the planet? 

Join us for an inspiring dialogue between Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General, WHO and Ole Petter Ottersen, President, KI and our well- known keynotes: Melinda French Gates, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Ola Rosling, Gapminder Foundation, Mariana Mazzucato, University College London. The presentations will be followed by an interesting panel discussion. 

The seminar will be held on the Zoom platform 11 am to 1.30 pm. (See link to the programme below.)

The Rosling seminar is part of a deepened collaboration between WHO and KI with the aim to contribute to the Sustainalbe Development Goal of better health for all. The collaboration also consists of four collaboration centres for research in Health Care and Public Health in Disasters, Human Reproduction, Tuberculosis and Social Medicine and Suicide Prevention.