January 2013 archive
It’s all change at Sexpression! It’s out with the old 2012 National Committee and in with the shiny new, excited and truly brilliant 2013ers! My time at the helm of Sexpression:UK is over, so how do I feel about this momentous occurrence? Well that’s certainly ...read more
Posted on Mon, 28 Jan 2013
We are pleased to announce that our major campaign for the first part of 2013, which will be focused on tackling TB in Southern Africa’s gold mines, is underway.
What’s the issue?
TB/HIV co-infection in the mining industry in Southern Africa is a genuine public health crisis, ...read more
Posted on Tue, 22 Jan 2013
Water is something we take for granted. This is a fact. We flush the toilet, wash our dishes, wash our car, water our plants without a thought as to where the water has come from. Granted, recent hot summers may have meant rationing on hosepipes but relatively speaking, we have water available ...read more
Posted on Fri, 18 Jan 2013
Francesca Burns writes about the IFMSA exchanges, and how you can participate.
It's that time of year again, when the applications to go on an IFMSA exchange open and a group of 44 students are selected to spend 4-week placements in different countries.
The IFMSA exchanges ...read more
Posted on Sun, 13 Jan 2013
As we pass into 2013, we now sit just under 2 years until the expiration of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 2015 deadline; the 8 over-arching goals set out by the UN at the turn of the millennium and the subject of many a discussion over the past year. With this deadline looming, the ...read more
Posted on Mon, 7 Jan 2013