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Health-related Sustainable Development Goals in the Arab region

6-7 June 2017

American University of Beirut, Lebanon


The Center for Research on Population and Health at the Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut invites you to the international conference
"No one left behind: A feasible goal for the health-related Sustainable Development Goals in the Arab region?

June 6, 2017 | 12:00 pm–5:00 pm | Bathish Auditorium, West Hall, AUB
June 7–8, 2017 | 9:00 am–5:00 pm | Issam Fares Auditorium, IFI building, AUB

The conference focuses on the health-related targets of the Sustainable Development Goals which are to guide global efforts over the coming decades. Twenty global and regional researchers and experts will share the results of multiple projects and reflect on the prospects of making progress towards the health SDGs in the Arab region. The aim is to stimulate new research ideas about health and ill-health in the region; suggest innovative approaches to measurement and data collection; and facilitate collaborations,
comparative analyses, and proposals for further work.
Participation is free
The meeting is supported by the International Development Research Centre, Canada
Registration will be open as of May 15, 2017.