RG Global and One Health Research

RG Global and One Health Research

A group of 16 african people standing in line. They are members of the Research Group Global and One Health Research.
Staff working on lab samples
Staff interacting with a participant on the field
Staff on the Seroprevalence of COVID-19 study
Staff preparing for field work

The current global dispensation; particularly on-going concerns with emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, antimicrobial resistance, mental health and the epidemiological transition that has been witnessed over the past two-to-three decades, have led to the creation of this new group at KCCR. Though the debate as to what constitutes Global Health continues to rage, the link between poverty and health has been well established, and success in addressing either of them is not possible without understanding and addressing the two. Poverty cannot be appropriately and sustainably addressed without good health. It is this understanding of the link between poverty and health that led to health receiving prominence in the formulation of the SDGs and remaining high on the agenda of the G20 over the past 3 years.

[Translate to English:] Direktes Portrait eines afrikanischen erfahrenen Forschers. Er schaut freundlich in die Richtung des Bildbetrachters
Research Group Leader

John H. Amuasi, Ph.D.

phone: +233 3220 60351

email: amuasi@kccr.de

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