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Our Mission is to:

• Contribute toward tangible improvements in global health equity
• Explore opportunities and challenges faced by communities through research
• Inform public opinion about the right to health
• Support capacity-building projects premised on practical knowledge

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About Us

Global Health Equity Foundation is a non-profit organization that advocates on behalf of people who lack access to health education, prevention services, and healthcare. The foundation is a primary source for knowledge on health equity and integrates its research into advocacy and capacity building projects for improved health equity worldwide. Since 2007, the foundation has sponsored projects in the United States as a 501(c)(3) organization. In October 2012, the foundation opened its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland as a registered non-profit.


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Reflecting: “Chronic Diseases and the Equity Challenge” 2013 International Symposium

GENEVA, Switzerland – In October 2013 GHEF held its second annual, international symposium at the John Knox Centre in Geneva, “Chronic Diseases and the Equity Challenge.” GHEF invited participants from around Europe to present on the topic of non-communicable diseases,...

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October 2013, GHEF Hosts “Chronic Diseases and the Equity Challenge”

Geneva, SWITZERLAND – GHEF is pleased to be hosting international experts in the field of life-style related chronic diseases from academic research institutions and international, governmental, and non-governmental organizations in Geneva, Switzerland. During our one-day symposium, presenters will share their...

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June 5, 2013, GHEF Forms a High-Level Consortium to Study Patient Empowerment for Managing Chronic Diseases

GHEF Collaborates with the Universities of Bocconi, Milan, Cerona, Catalonia, Leeds, UK and Partners to study patient empowerment Geneva, SWITZERLAND – This week GHEF and the Universities of Bocconi, Milan, Gerona, Cataloni, Leeds, UK and partners submitted a bid...

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News

September 1, 2015 News — 2015 Annals of Global Health Equity Foundation Has Been Released

The 2015 issue of Annals of Global Health Equity Foundation has been released and is available online at this site. In keeping with our mission to advocate on behalf of all people who lack access to health education, preventive...

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June 10, 2015 News — Innovation and Equity in Health Symposium Planning Under Way

Looking to the future, GHEF plans to present its fourth symposium, titled, “Innovation and Equity in Health,” which will explore challenges related to the inequitable distribution of scientific, clinical and technological innovation in health. In the health care field,...

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November 28, 2014 News — GHEF releases Annals of Global Health Equity Foundation—Integrative Strategies for Health Equity

GHEF is openly sharing the integrative thinking from its 2012 and 2013 Symposia with the world by publishing Annals of Global Health Equity Foundation—a compilation of presenters’ papers from the 2013 symposium titled, “Chronic Diseases and the Equity Challenge,”...

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October 23, 2014 News — Symposium “Gender Discrimination and its Impact on Health Equity” – Geneva, October 24, 2014

Symposium “Gender Discrimination and its Impact on Health Equity” PRELIMINARY PROGRAM Geneva, October 24, 2014 Scientific Coordination: Dr. Eduardo Missoni 9:00 – 9:30 – Welcome address and introduction of participants Dr. Tayeb Alhafez, President and founder of GHEF tayeb.alhafez@ghef.org...

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June 11, 2014 News — GHEF Reflects: “Chronic Diseases and the Equity Challenge” 2013 International Symposium

GENEVA, Switzerland – In October 2013 GHEF held its second annual, international symposium at the John Knox Centre in Geneva, “Chronic Diseases and the Equity Challenge.” GHEF invited participants from around Europe to present on the topic of non-communicable diseases,...

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June 5, 2013 Press Releases — GHEF forms a high-powered Consortium to study empowering patients in the management of Chronic diseases

GHEF Collaborates with the Universities of Bocconi, Milan, Cerona, Catalonia, Leeds, UK and Partners to study patient empowerment Geneva, SWITZERLAND – This week GHEF and the Universities of Bocconi, Milan, Gerona, Cataloni, Leeds, UK and partners submitted a bid...

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Contact Us
Switzerland

Global Health Equity Foundation
6 Chemin des Pluviers
1228 Plan-les-Ouates/Geneva
Switzerland
+41 (0) 22-794 2643
connect@ghef.org

USA

Global Health Equity Foundation
615 Main Street
Miles City, MT 59301
USA
+1 (406) 234-5082
connect@ghef.org