Research Forum on Climate Change and Health

The WISH Health In The Climate Crisis: A Guide For Health Leaders report takes a fresh look at the issues to emerge with propositions that are relevant to practitioners and policymakers, encompassing climate change as a human health emergency and threat to health systems, while proposing health as an innovative lever for action.

Research Forum on Healthy Dry Cities

The WISH Protecting Health in Dry Cities: From Evidence to Action report looks at this new discipline documenting the current debate about the looming problem of insufficient (potable) water for health in an urban context and how the desertification of cities affects health. The report also considers broader aspects and links with issues such as … Continued

Research Forum on Climate Change and Communicable Diseases

The WISH Unheeded Warnings: Mitigating the Impact of Climate Change on Communicable Diseases report evaluates a range of questions on the topics of climate change, including land use and the emergence of arboviruses in the Amazon, through to climate change and zoonotic diseases, with a focus also on communicable disease and climate change in the … Continued

Research Forum on Toxic Stress and PTSD in Children

The WISH Toxic Stress: Mitigating Childhood Adversity That Affects Lifelong Physical and Mental Health report focuses on the impact of PTSD and toxic stress in children by examining how adverse childhood events are linked to later physical and mental ill health and how these risks can be mitigated.

Research Forum on The Role of Schools in Child and Adolescent Health

The WISH Building Healthy Societies: A Framework For Integrating Health And Health Promotion Into Education report explores how health and health promotion activities can be implemented into education systems to deliver improved health outcomes as well as gains in educational outcomes for children, including innovative case studies from around the world.

Research Forum on Mental Health and Digital technology

The WISH Digital Mental Health Revolution: Transforming Care Through Innovation And Scale-Up report reviews how to prepare and navigate new approaches of assessment, support and treatment, latest innovations and their potential to address some of the most critical health needs in high, middle and low-income countries in the field of mental health.

Research Forum on Health Challenges of Major Sporting Events

The WISH Stepping Up To The Plate: Planning For A Lasting Health legacy From Major Sporting Events report explores the key challenges of organising major sporting events, such as the risks of environmental hazards and communicable disease outbreaks, while providing a framework for policymakers and healthcare systems to effectively plan for and address these issues … Continued

Research Forum on Immunotherapy

The WISH Realizing The Promise Of Immunotherapy: A Global Plan For Action report outlines the significant developments that have been made in the field after decades of research against infectious diseases, life-limiting genetic disorders and previously incurable cancers.  The report highlights the challenges that have prevented the full potential of immunotherapy from being realized, while identifying … Continued

Research Forum on Cyber Security and Healthcare Systems

The WISH Safeguarding our Healthcare systems: A global framework for cybersecurity report presents a globally applicable framework for cyber readiness in healthcare, developed to guide policymakers and healthcare organizations in strengthening their cybersecurity infrastructure and, ultimately, protecting their patient populations.