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WHO supports Swedish-Somali collaboration

WHO supports Swedish-Somali collaboration

Global health Somali-Swedish Collaboration in Research for Health is an initiative where doctors and nurses from Somalia can develop knowledge and skills through research in Somalia. The programme, led from Umeå University in Sweden, has recently been granted crucial support from the World Health Organization and is described in the journal Global Health Action.

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Finding accommodation

A top priority for new students in Umeå is to secure a place to live. In order to proceed with accommodation arrangements, it is important to understand what type of housing is right for you.

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New student?

We are very much looking forward to welcoming you to Umeå University.

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TEDxUmeå 2017

Listen to epidemiology researcher Klara Johansson’s TED Talk on myths and truths on world statistics based upon Hans Rosling’s fact-based world-view.

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