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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Eastern Montana Photobook

BUY NOW Brother-sister duo Leland and Lynna Howard celebrate Montana’s prairie region with their new book, Eastern Montana. The book underscores the beauty of this unsung landscape with striking images, poetry, and creative descriptions. Eastern Montana combines the talents...

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“American Indian Youth Address Suicide Through Innovative Media Project”

Article by Cindy Uken, cross-posted from the Billings Gazette. They are teenagers whose experiences with suicide are so vivid and gut-wrenching that you may flinch to hear them, and maybe wish you hadn’t heard them at all. Yet, a group...

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Let’s Talk Billings First Open Rehearsal Catches Billings Gazette’s Attention

“Let’s Talk Billings starts conversation about suicide” by Mike Ferguson November 22, 2013 (republished from Billing’s Gazette)   The world premiere of a 30-minute drama written and acted by Billings students took center stage at Montana State University Billings’ Petro Theatre...

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GHEF Mentioned in the Miles City Star

“Community Film Project to Focus on Teen Suicide” By AMANDA BREITBACH RAGSDALE, Star Staff Writer (reprinted with permission from the Miles City Star newspaper) “This is really a pit that you need help climbing out of,” said Heather Schmidt,...

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Mar. 4, 2013, Global Health Equity Foundation Hosts its Second Consensus Building Forum in Miles City, MT

The forum brought together a diverse group: city leaders, nurses, hospital CEOs, physicians, business owners, and other community leaders from across eastern Montana. The sheer excitement of these participants was impressive. People met and discussed what the real issues...

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News

October 23, 2014 Symposium — 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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January 21, 2014 Media Mention — “American Indian Youth Address Suicide Through Innovative Media Project,” Billings Gazette

  Photo by Paul Ruhter Article by CINDY UKEN Cross-posted from the Billings Gazette, January 21, 2014.  Article available here: http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/american-indian-youth-address-suicide-through-innovative-media-project/article_fb8c7422-53f1-58e7-bbef-79fbc7f75428.html They are teenagers whose experiences with suicide are so vivid and gut-wrenching that you may flinch to hear them, and...

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December 11, 2013 Media Mention — Let’s Talk Billings First Open Rehearsal, Catches Billings Gazette’s Attention

(republished from Billing’s Gazette) November 22, 2013 7:59 pm  by MIKE FERGUSON mferguson@billingsgazette.com The world premiere of a 30-minute drama written and acted by Billings students took center stage at Montana State University Billings’ Petro Theatre Friday evening —...

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September 8, 2013 Press Releases — “Regional project tackles issues surrounding teen suicide”

(republished from Montana State University Billing’s News Services) “Let’s Talk Miles City” documentary showcase will be held Thursday, Sept. 5 in Petro Theatre on the University campus Contacts: Michelle Strain, MSU Billings Department of Communication & Theatre, 657-2178 Mathew...

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September 5, 2013 Media Mention — Billings Gazette: “Let’s Talk Billings: Opening up About Teen Suicide and Mental Health Issues”

“Let’s Talk Billings: Opening up About Teen Suicide and Mental Health Issues” By Eddie Gregg (republished from the Billings Gazette, September 5, 2013) Like so many people in Montana, 18-year-old Sarah Mosdal has known someone who committed suicide. Her...

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August 30, 2013 Media Mention — Billings Gazette: Documentary on suicide prevention screens Thursday at MSU Billings

Documentary on suicide prevention screens Thursday at MSU Billings (republished from the Billings Gazette) By Jaci Webb The documentary film, “Let’s Talk Miles City,” featuring an original theater production created and performed by Miles City high school students, will be...

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