Sponsors and Supporters

of the SSPH+ Lugano Summer School 2020

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is the agency for international cooperation of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). The SDC is responsible for the overall coordination with other federal authorities of development and cooperation with Eastern Europe as well as for humanitarian aid delivered by the Swiss Confederation.

Swiss international cooperation, which is an integral part of the Federal Council’s foreign policy, aims to contribute to a world without poverty and in peace, for sustainable development. It fosters economic self-reliance and state autonomy, contributes to the improvement of production conditions, helps address environmental problems, and ensures better access to education and basic healthcare services.

Swiss Learning Health Systems

Swiss learning Health Syatems (SLHS) PhD programme, Department of Health Sciences, University of Lucerne, Switzerland

Sight and Life

Sight and Life (SAL) is a Swiss based nutrition think tank.

We use science to change the way nutrition is delivered to people who need it most. We work with a distinguished alliance of academia, partners, and funders to advance research and incubate evidence-based malnutrition solutions at the convergence of the public and private sectors. By leveraging the strengths and capacities of both industry and public-sector partners to address societal nutrition goals we aim to serve as a model for future cross-sector cooperation and impact.For more information on our work: www.sightandlife.org

Health Care Communication Design

The interdisciplinary working group “Health Care Communication Design” (HCCD) brings together various researchers from the Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH and deals with problems related to the communication environment, architecture, design and communicative practices in the health care sector.

Health Care Communication Design

Brain and Mind Centre, Faculty of Medicine & Health, The University of Sydney