Societal change as a result of the HIV epidemic
27 Jan 2009
How does the HIV epidemic influence societies in Kenya, Zambia and Tanzania? What new forms of care have evolved? These are the questions at the core of a new integrated research programme at the Amsterdam School for ...
Grant for research into simultaneous interpretation in medical practice
14 Jan 2009
The European Commission has awarded a grant of €300,000 to research the use of informal interpreters in medical practice. The University of Amsterdam is one of the participants in this research being conducted in ...
Ton Dietz named Vice Chairman of the Curatorium of the Prince Claus Chair and Chairman of the NWO Climate Committee
13 Jan 2009
Amsterdam institute for Metropolitan and International Development Studies (AMIDSt) Director and Professor Ton Dietz was named Vice Chairman of the Curatorium of the Prince Claus Chair at the end of 2008. Dietz was ...