Literature on Global Child Health


MEDBOX is a comprehensive collection of documents related to humanitarian aid.

WHO Child Health

The World Health Organization (WHO) has collected sources on Child Health:

Interesting WHO activities

You can find information on activites of the World health Organization (WHO) to strengthen maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health here:

WHO Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Information on the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, of which we are a member:

Humanitarian Practice Network

Country information and publications of the Humanitarian Practice Network:

Organisations, Societies and Institutes

Following organizations and societies are mainly involved with Global Childh Health. On their websites you will be able to find literature, courses and job offers as well as further information about their projects and much more.

International Society of Tropical Pediatrics

German Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

German Society of Tropical Medicine and International Health

German Society of Tropical Surgery

FIDE – Women’s health in Development Cooperation

FORING – Forum for International Health

German Institute for Medical Mission

Medical Mission Institute Würzburg

Academy for Glocal Health and Development

Doctors of the World (Germany)

Going International – Health Information Services

German Doctors

People’s Health Movement

Young DGPI (Forum for young doctors interested in paediatric infectiology within the German Society of Paediatric Infektiology)


Hier finden Sie Informationen zu Weiterbildungsangeboten im Bereich globale Kindergesundheit, internationale und öffentliche Gesundheit:

Course offer of the German Society of Tropical Medicine and International Health (DTG) e. V.

Course offer of the Berlin School of Public Health

Course offer International Health, Heidelberg

Course offer of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Course offer of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Course offer on International Child Health, University College London

E-learning & online courses

We have compiled a selection of partially free e-learning courses for you here:

Free online courses of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Open Learning Campus of the World Bank

Global Health Learning Centre

University of Southhampton – Online courses Malnutrition

Free E-Learning courses by the Sick Kids Center for Global Child Health

Sick Kids E-Learning Courses

Courses offered by the International Society of Dermatology in the Tropics