The United States Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Global Affairs is the diplomatic voice of the Department of Health and Human Services—we foster essential international relationships, coordinate international engagement across HHS and the U.S. government, and provide management and experience in world well being diplomacy and policy to contribute to a safer, healthier world.
Athena (VU Amsterdam) is a research and educating department primarily focusing on analysing complex international (well being) challenges, designing interventions, and participatory monitoring and evaluation research. The research programme at Athena is targeted on the research and design of science-society interfaces and (system) innovation processes.
Corals, which are dwelling to sorts of fishes and algae, are very sensitive to abrupt modifications in climate temperature. When subjected to a 2 degree – Celsius to three degree – Celsius improve in water temperature of about three days, the algae will likely be expelled from the corals, denying the corals of their predominant food. The corals will turn white and die.
Economies, environments, societies and cultures are increasingly heterogeneous, but in addition interconnected and interdependent. Thus, many complicated factors and processes simultaneously working from the native to the global spheres affect the well being of people, populations and nations. As these factors change, so do the challenges and alternatives for improving well being locally and globally.