Traveling to Botswana and concerned about COVID-19?
BUP and the Center for Global Health has been monitoring COVID-19 closely in coordination with Penn's global support offices. As of March 10th, all University-related travel is prohibited through at least April 17. Learn more...
Adopting locally the lessons learned globally: a call to action for academic medical centERs in the USA.
Dr. Corrado Cancedda, Director of BUP, co-authored a commentary in BMJ Global Health about how US academic medical centers could apply some of the lessons learned domestically when they engage in global health. Read the article here...
Interested in working in Botswana?
We've gathered current potential funding opportunities for grants/ projects in Botswana. Learn more...
NEW Travel Requirements for Botswana - Permit Waiver
Permit Waivers are now required for all visitors to Botswana who intend to work in country for less than three months. This is a new requirement enforced by the government of Botswana and this applies to most, if not all, of Penn's visitors in Botswana. For more details and other travel guidance, check out our Travel page.
Penn and chop faculty and staff: are you planning a trip to Botswana?
If you are Penn or CHOP faculty or staff and are planning a trip to Botswana to conduct research, perform a scoping visit, facilitate a training, or do clinical work, please complete this NEW quick and easy questionnaire to access BUP services.