June 11, 2006

Cooperation of International Institutions for Related Global Issues

Innsbruck Austria
Deadline for abstracts June 20

Registration for the conference is free of charge. Participants are expected to pay their own travel and local expenses.

The EU, with its growing importance in international institutions, with its experiences of cooperating related international issues can play an important role in the cooperation of related issues in global international institutions.

For instance, the following issues:

(1) The global environmental protection is an issue in a related space of the WTO and the International Environment Protection Institution, since to protect global environment cross border trade has to be regulated;

(2) Trade liberalization and labour standards, food security, national security, financial stability, health issue, arms control.

(3) Financial liberalization, financial stability and development issues;

(4) Liberalization of services trade and national culture;

(5) Trade liberalization and problem of balance of payments;

(6) Poverty reduction, HIPC, the management of national debt of highly indebted poor countries and the Millennium Development Goals, etc.

More at:

Conference on Development and Sustainability of Health Care Systems

Where: Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy

Open to:
Young researchers and chiefly PhDs
Deadline for subbmission of abstracts: June 30

The theme of the Conference - Development and Sustainability of Health Care Systems: Demographic and Environmental Dynamics - may be faced both with theoretical and empirical papers pertaining either to Italian or foreign experiences.

Some examples of topics that fit the conference targets include:

  • Investment in human capital and socio-economic growth
  • Sustainability of health care expenditure
  • Cooperation between public and private providers to guarantee the dynamic sustainability of National Health Service
  • Environment and Health
  • Impact of immigration
  • Effects of population ageing
  • Monitoring and revision of basic levels of public health care
More at: http://www.aiesweb.it/convegni/co0007/convegno.htm

February 26, 2006

My Flikr account

A few weeks ago I decided to start posting my photos, a decision that I am proud of. Now I am thinking of launching a blog journal.
For all of you, whom I made currious, you can check my photos at Oana Brasoveanu on Flickr