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Head injuries can be fatal, particularly if the assailant intentionally targets the victim to cause maximum damage. A recent study published in the Birat Journal of Health Sciences in Nepal has found that over a third of all intentional head injuries - assaults intended to kill or incapacitate a person - were related to alcohol use.
Registration for the 2017 Publishers for Development conference is closing tomorrow. Click here to register for PfD 2017, which is taking place on Tuesday 11 July 2017 in Oxford.
According to research, 27% of all children born in Nepal have low birth weight and over three-quarters of the new born deaths in Nepal occur in these low birth weight babies.
INASP’s AuthorAID MOOCs has been shortlisted for the ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing. As part of this, INASP will present a ‘flash session’ about AuthorAID MOOCs at the ALPSP international conference in Noordwijk, The Netherlands on 13-15 September 2017, where the winner of the award will also be announced.
Next week the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Ghana (CARLIGH) will be meeting to develop its strategy and consider how best to communicate this both internally and externally. Ghana Forum 2
Diarrhoea is one of the leading causes of child mortality in developing countries. Two million children die of diarrhoea in the world every year. Research published recently in the Journal of Lumbini Medical College has found that children living in the slums of Nepal's small hill towns are at significant risk of diarrhoea.
INASP and Politics & Ideas invite government agencies to participate in an opportunity to improve the use of knowledge in policy through the application of a new diagnostic tool
INASP and Politics & Ideas announce their partnership to deliver a series of capacity development services to strengthen public institutions’ capacity to produce and use knowledge in policy making, including individual skills training, organizational assessment and development of change management plans.
Webinar: 29 June 2017, 13:00 - 14:30 BST
Nepal has one of the highest rates of domestic violence against women in the world as it is just emerging from its strong patriarchal past. Domestic violence or its fear prevents women from enjoying their rights and achieving their full potential in their professional, social and personal lives.