From the 13th to 17th October 2017 the Emerald group will meet for a writing up week and the final General Assembly meeting, which will take place in London, UK.

Fri, 13 - Sat, 14 October 2017: GA Meeting

Sun, 15 - Tue, 17 October 2017: WP writing workshops

Mon, 16 October 2017 (5.30pm): Dissemination Event organized by the All-Party Parliament Group on Global Health at the Parliament, Portcullis House.

Draft agenda is available here



The 4th Emerald Project Coordination Group meeting took place in Kathmandu, Nepal, from September 11 - 15 2016.

  • 4th PCG Meeting on September 12-13
  • Policy maker meeting with invited guests on the evening of September 12
  • Journalists event on the evening of September 13
  • Work package writing workshops on September 14-15


In September 2015 several Emerald meetings took place in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • A WP3 writing workshop took place on September 2-4 2015.
  • A leadership course for young researchers facilicated by the coordinator Professor Graham Thornictoft together with Professor Norman Sartorius took place on September 5-6 2015.
  • To strengthen the collaboration with the policy makers in the Emerald countries held a policy maker symposium on September 7 2015.
  • And the third Emerald Project Coordination Group Meeting  took place on September 8-10 2015.


General Assembly Meeting, Madrid, 2014
The second Emerald General Assembly Meeting was held in Madrid, Spain, on 11 - 14 November 2014:

2nd General Assembly meeting on November 11-12

Training of Trainers on November 13-14

"Engaging with media" session on November 11

Production of video interviews with Emerald staff November 12


Project Coordination Group Meeting, Kampala, 2014
The second Emerald Project Coordination Group took place in Kampala, Uganda, on 9 - 13 February 2014


Project Coordination Group Meeting, London, 2013
The Emerald Project Coordination Group has met for a Meeting in London, United Kingdom, on 29 September - 1 October 2013


Kick-Off Meeting, London, 2012
The first Emerald General Assembly Meeting took place at the Coordinator's in London, United Kingdom, on 8 - 9 November 2012