Research & Capacity Building

Our community members have their say! Nicola Gray

Our community members have their say! Nicola Gray

A global community at the service of its members

The strength of the Chair’s community lies in the skills and knowledge of its members. The community is at the service of its members and exists of those who choose to join it. Therefore we want to put our community members in the spotlight..

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Stop tobacco industry exploitation of children and young people

Stop tobacco industry exploitation of children and young people

The World Health Organization is today launching a new kit for school students aged 13-17 to alert them to the tobacco industry tactics used to hook them to addictive products. Increasingly, the tobacco industry is targeting young people with nicotine and tobacco products in a bid to replace the 8..

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Spotlight on adolescent health and well-being

Spotlight on adolescent health and well-being

The Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC), a WHO collaborative cross-national study, has been seeking to understand and monitor young people’s health across Europe and Canada for more than 30 years. As the study has grown to include 50 member countries and regions, the utility of the data..

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Questionnaire reopening schools and COVID-19

Questionnaire reopening schools and COVID-19

With the reopening of schools in countries where they have been closed, we are now entering a new phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. These nationwide and localized closures of schools are impacting over 90% of the world’s student population (around 1.3 billion children and young people). Reopening..

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A framework to guide an education response to the COVID-19 Pandemic of 2020

A framework to guide an education response to the COVID-19 Pandemic of 2020

OECD recently published a report which aims at supporting education decision making to develop and implement effective education responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. In most countries around the world school-based education will be disrupted for several months due to the social isolation measures as..

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