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News related to ECOHOST members, research and activities.


  • Brexit White Paper – making Britain great again?

    8th February 2017

    Read Martin McKee’s article in the BMJ.

  • WRR Lecture 2016: ‘Living on the edge’

    18th January 2017

    Martin McKee’s keynote speech ‘Living on the edge: the growth of precariousness and why it matters for health’ took place at the Hague on 1 December 2016, is available to view online.  For more information please visit the WRR website.  

  • Brexit means Brexit

    8th September 2016

    Read Martin McKee’s blog in Health policy and Planning Debated

  • Symposium on conflict and health in Barcelona

    11th July 2016

    Bayard Roberts presented at a symposium in Barcelona on ‘Defining the protection of health in war zones’ organised by the Barcelona Centre for International Affairs and the Institute of Global Health. The symposium was introduced by Javier Solana, former NATO Secretary General, and Bayard opened the session with a presentation on Assessing the links between ...

  • Honorary doctorate for Martin McKee

    20th June 2016

    Martin McKee and Prof Bjegovic-Mikanovic awarded honorary doctorates in Athens at the ASPHER Celebration event in May 2016. Honorary Doctorates are given by the Greek National School of Public Health.

  • SPOTLIGHT Supplement

    22nd April 2016

    A special issue entitled ‘The SPOTLIGHT Project: Sustainable Prevention of Obesity Through Integrated Strategies in Europe’ will be published in the February special issue of the Obesity Reviews journal highlighting results of the SPOTLIGHT project. The papers in this Obesity Reviews special issue showcase results from the survey and neighbourhood audits to aid understanding of ...

  • The state of the NHS: Martin McKee in the Guardian

    22nd April 2016

    The state of the NHS: Martin McKee on the damage caused by PFI, pay rows, and the reorganisation of 2012. Read about it in the Guardian

  • Video: Martin McKee speaks about safeguarding solidarity in Europe at the Forte Talks in Stockholm in March 2016

    22nd April 2016

    Video: Martin McKee speaks about safeguarding solidarity in Europe at the Forte Talks in Stockholm in March 2016