Archive for 01/2012

Uncovering the myths and evidence around Olympics and trafficking

Misguided fear that sex trafficking will increase during the London Olympics could leave vulnerable women without access to health services and at risk of harm, according to experts who gathered at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine for a debate on the issue. Read more

LSHTM on the bookshelf – January 2012

New year, new books. This month sees two books authored or edited by LSHTM staff. Working In International Health, by Dr Kate Mandeville, currently “Book of the Month” of the Royal Society of Medicine – Global Health, is a practical guide to international health for those wanting to work in low and middle-income countries but with little experience of working in those settings. Read more