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Event
Tuesday, 9 July, 2019 - 12:00 to 14:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Food Governance Conference 2019
Wednesday, 3 July, 2019 - 18:00 to Friday, 5 July, 2019 - 17:30

Law School Foyer, Sydney Law School (F10),
Eastern Avenue, University of Sydney, (next to Fisher library, either University Ave or City Rd Entrance),
NSW, The University of Sydney NSW 2006

Event
Wednesday, 3 July, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Tuesday, 2 July, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Thursday, 27 June, 2019 - 07:30 to 08:30

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

The 2019 Women and Heart Disease Forum was held in Sydney on 19 June, presented by the National Heart Foundation in collaboration with The George Institute for Global Health.

Event
Wednesday, 19 June, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Wednesday, 19 June, 2019 - 09:00 to 17:00

Roundhouse, University of New South Wales,
Anzac Parade, Kensington NSW 2052

The right to health and the obligations of countries worldwide were the focus of the latest George Talks event at The George Institute for Global Health.

Professor Gorik Ooms, from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, presented: ‘Health security and the right to health: friends and foes’ and began by explaining human rights as a concept; that one cannot have a right if there is no corresponding obligation.

He stated that a person’s right to health was based on a reasonable expectation that society will intervene.

He said:

Event
Monday, 17 June, 2019 - 13:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

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