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Global Network for Academic Public Health Statement on the Beirut Explosion

The Global Network for Academic Public Health (Global Network) released a statement about the August 4th explosion in Beirut, Lebanon that left more than 170 people dead, an unknown number still missing, 6,000 wounded, and 300,000 homeless.

The Global Network, recently founded by regional associations that represent schools and programs of public health around the world (APACPH, ASPHA, ASPHER, ASPPH, and SEAPHEIN), stand in solidarity with Dean Iman Nuwayhid and the faculty, staff, and students of the American University of Beirut (AUB), the Lebanese public health community, and all of the people of Lebanon.

Read the full statement in the ASPPH Newsroom.