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Recent News Entries:

NCD and Poverty Research Network Newsletter Issue 13 now available!

June 19, 2018 Filed under Tobacco Control & NCD Prevention

Take a closer look at similarities between the tobacco industry and the transport industry and explore how lessons learned from tobacco control can be applied to this threat to our health. 

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We’re hiring!

June 19, 2018 Filed under Other

HealthBridge Foundation of Canada is seeking team members to join us in Ottawa. Check out our current career opportunities!

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HealthBridge 2017 Annual Report now available!

June 18, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities, Tobacco Control & NCD Prevention, Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Health, Nutrition & Food Security

The 2017 HealthBridge Annual Report is here—with a fresh, new look!

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HealthBridge welcomes Rebecca Brodmann as Project Manager for the Saving Lives in Nepal and Vietnam Project

June 18, 2018 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

HealthBridge is pleased to welcome Rebecca Brodmann as the Project Manager for the Saving Lives in Nepal and Vietnam Project.  Rebecca has a masters of public health degree from Queen’s University and most recently, she has been working as a health promotion specialist at the health unit in Guelph focusing on chronic disease prevention. Previously, she completed an internship at WHO and did some consulting work for Mobility India.  Rebecca brings a wealth of experience in project management and project development in the health sector.

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Help HealthBridge win $10,000!

June 1, 2018 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

For the entire month of June, every dollar you give to HealthBridge Foundation of Canada enters us for a chance to win $10,000.

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Livable Cities wins TUMI Global Urban Mobility Challenge!

May 29, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The award recognizes a new Livable Cities project that aims to establish a bicycle share program in Hoi An City, Vietnam.

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Mind the Step returns to Jardim Angela, São Paulo

May 28, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The project, lead by Cidade Ativa, aims to transform a well-used public staircase into a safer, more accessible public space.

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Videos improve maternal health for minorities in Vietnam

May 25, 2018 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

Centre for Creative Initiatives in Health and Population (CCHIP) created a series of culturally sensitive educational videos on maternal and child health in Vietnam.

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Livable Cities makes splash at WUF9

March 2, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The Livable Cities team has returned from a successful, enriching experience at the 9th session of the World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Tobacco Control en route to WCTOH 2018

February 28, 2018 Filed under Tobacco Control & NCD Prevention

The World Conference on Tobacco of Health unites researchers, academics, non-governmental organisations, civil society, scientists, healthcare professionals and public officials working on all aspects of tobacco control from more than 100 countries.

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