Macroeconomics and Health (CMH)

MacroHealth Newsletter

No. 5 July 2003


Events

  • Development Marketplace Global Competition 2003: Washington, DC, USA, 3 – 4 December 2003. Yearly competition to identify and fund innovative ideas in development and bring together a variety of development actors. The 2003 theme is Making Services Work for Poor People. For more information please visit http://www.developmentmarketplace.org [new window].
  • International Day for the Eradication of Poverty: New York, NY, USA and worldwide, 17 October 2003. The United Nations Development Programme will present the Poverty Eradication Awards at the United Nations. For more information please visit http://www.undp.org/idep02/ [new window].
  • The Power of Local Action: International Healthy Cities Conference: Belfast, Northern Ireland, 19 – 22 October 2003. Conference offers a meeting point and platform for cities, networks, agencies and institutions that are concerned with health and sustainable development. For more information please contact info@belfasthealthcities.com or visit http://www.belfasthealthycities.com/ and http://www.healthycitiesbelfast2003.com/ [new windows will open]

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