The International Conference on Urban Health (ICUH) is an annual event organized by the International Society for Urban Health . The city chosen to host the 15th edition, from November 26th to 30th of 2018, was Kampala, capital and largest city of Uganda. The goal of ICUH is to bring together researchers and stakeholders from various […]
In the month of June 2018, Rio de Janeiro hosted important events of bicycle theme: Bicicultura, which is the bigger national meeting, Velo-City which is the most important international reference of cycling mobility, the Latin American Meeting of Bicycle-Sharing Systems, and the 100 Gurias 100 Medo Festival (100 Girls without Fear Festival), that is […]
In the last months, we’ve had the training of the people who will be conducting field interviews in our study areas! Both Florianópolis and Porto Alegre had their teams trained throughout two days in which they learned about the research and also technical knowledge such as how to properly measure height. Height training in Florianópolis […]
In the first week of February, we gathered in Florianópolis for the first team meeting of this year! We met at the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, where we discussed all aspects of the project, from concepts to be applied to technical details which must be noticed. In the first day, the lead researcher for […]
In February 2016, Brazil´s team met in Brasilia to start the project. April saw the first full team meeting, including Oxford researchers, in the same place as the first meeting. In September, the team met again to update on what happened and align strategies for the next phases.