The short title of SDG16 is “Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions” highlighting the three separate but interconnected focuses of this goal. All of them have a strong impact on human health, and, partially, on animal and environmental ... READ MORE
Sustainable Development Goal 8 is often described as the economic growth goal. However, this simplified definition generates the impression that SDGs are divided between sustainable goals and development goals with goal number eight firmly in ... READ MORE
“From my youth on,” writes Italo Calvino, “my personal motto has been the old Latin tag, festina lente, “make haste slowly”.
The original form, σπεῦδε βραδέως (speũde bradéōs), is Classical Greek, of which festina ... READ MORE
On April 4th, the One Health Student Association organized a panel of interdisciplinary experts to discuss the issue of climate change and interdisciplinary solutions. The event was a great success, with over 90 participants, with 45 of those ... READ MORE
When thinking about climate change, planting trees and pursuing reforestation to sequester carbon is usually seen as a great idea. However, a recent article in the New York Times “Tree Planting Is Booming. Here’s How That Could Help, or ... READ MORE
This week, February 28th - March 4th, is Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Actions and Awareness Week, as designated by The University Global Coalition in partnership with the State University of New York. As the Coalition page states, "the ... READ MORE
At the end of a semester learning about Systems Thinking in One Health, the graduate students of the One Health Center applied their newly learned skills to analyze and suggest solutions to some of the “wicked problems” faced by humanity. ... READ MORE
Today and tomorrow, the United Nations and the Government of Switzerland are hosting a forum on gender data and statistics. The One Health Center has many initiatives and efforts in-line with the goals of this forum, from Gender by Default, ... READ MORE
This month the Pan-European Commission on Health and Development sponsored by the World Health organization – Europe has released the results of a year-long research project on how to rethink health and sustainable development after the pandemic. ... READ MORE
On September 9th, the One Health Student Association held its first General Body Meeting of the Fall 2021 semester at the University of Florida.
What is OHSA?
The One Health Student Association (OHSA) is a student-led undergraduate organization ... READ MORE