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
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
Third Annual Forum – Building a Community of Equity Fellows
The Equity Initiative’s Annual Forum plays an important role in building a sense of community across cohorts of Fellows. The Third Annual Forum, held in Pattaya, Thailand, January 25-29, 2019, demonstrated that Fellows feel a strong connection ...READ MORE
2018 Public Narrative Workshop: Using Public Narrative to Build Support for Health Equity
Equity Initiative Fellows have compelling stories to tell and a strong desire to mobilize others to act in support of equity causes. A Public Narrative Training program, held December 20-22 in Bangkok, was designed to help them to harness the power o...READ MORE