WHO WE ARE
The Equity Initiative is an exciting program to nurture and facilitate the development of an entire generation of health equity leaders (500+) over a twenty-year period.
WHAT WE DO
The Equity Initiative’s goal is to build a thriving and sustainable network of multi-sectoral actors to create a community for health equity in Southeast Asia and China.
Our 2018 cohort of 23 Fellows come from 10 countries throughout the region, working in government, NGO, academic and private sectors.
HOW TO APPLY
The online application for The Equity Initiative's 2019-2020 fellowship program is now open. If you're interested in becoming a Fellow, click below for more information.
Health Equity Projects
Transformative Leadership Development
2019 EI Fellows: Learning and Bonding Begin at Opening Retreat
The Equity Initiative welcomed 25 new EI Fellows, representing 10 countries, to the 2019 Opening Retreat, held in the Ba Vi Mountains near Hanoi, March 10-17. The main goal of the retreat is to foster Fellow bonding and create a trusted space for pee...READ MORE
Welcome to the 2019 EI Fellows!
A warm welcome to the 2019 EI Fellows! The lifelong journey towards health equity together starts here. Head over to ‘Our Fellows’ section to meet the new cohort!READ MORE
PMAC Side Meeting: How Can Health Technologies Advance Health Equity?
With support from the Equity Initiative, EI Senior Fellows Jeremy Lim and Nicola Pocock organized and moderated a side meeting at the Prince Mahidol Award Conference 2019. “Accelerating UHC through Health Tech – Meet the Disrupters,” held...READ MORE