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The Foreign Policy Centre holds events to engage the public in debates around key international affairs issues. These include seminars, conferences, keynote speeches and expert roundtables. The majority of events will take place in London but the FPC will work with partners to hold events in other UK Cities and internationally. To listen to recordings of previous events visit our Soundcloud page or click on past events. For general enquiries about our events, please email:

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Systems not symptoms: Tackling the root causes of the global health crisis

This event will examine how best to strengthen health systems in developing countries and the role the UK can play in supporting such initiatives.   The Government’s 2021 Integrated Review identified Global Health as one of its 12 strategic framework areas that will see a new British approach. Under the heading ‘Global Health’ it states that ‘we will work to strengthen global health security, including through the Prime Minister’s five-point plan to bolster ...

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Chair: Preet Kaur Gill MP, Shadow Secretary of State for International Development

Dr Neema Kaseje, Founding Director of the Surgical Systems Research Group in Kisamu, Kenya and a visiting surgeon for Kids Operating Room and for Doctors Without Borders

Ben Simms, CEO of the Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET)

Professor Dina Balabanova, Professor of Health Systems and Policy at LSHTM

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June 28, 2022
6:00pm-7:30pm (UK time)

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK Room, Houses of Parliament, London, SW1A 0AA

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