WHO WE ARE
The Equity Initiative is an exciting new 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.
The 2017 cohort of 19 fellows consists of talented leaders hailing from 9 countries throughout the region, working in government, NGO, academic and private sectors.
HOW TO APPLY
The application period for The Equity Initiative 2018-2019 fellowship program is now open. If you are interested in becoming a Fellow, click below for more information.
Health Equity Projects
Transformative Leadership Development
19 Equity Fellows Begin Their Program Year
The new 2017 Equity Fellows began their program year with an Opening Retreat in Nha Trang, Viet Nam, March 29 – April 3. This was the first occasion for the full cohort to meet, so the retreat was designed for introductions and initial bonding among ...READ MORE
CMB’s Equity Initiative Announces 2017 Fellows
China Medical Board is proud to announce that 19 young leaders and role models from Southeast Asia and China have been selected for the second fellowship cohort of The Equity Initiative. The Equity Initiative aims to develop a community of 500 leader...READ MORE
The Equity Initiative: Successful First Program Year Draws to a Close
The inaugural year of CMB’s Equity Initiative came to a close in early February, as the 15 Fellows gathered in Bangkok for the Prince Mahidol Award Ceremony (PMAC), held February 1-3, and The Equity Initiative’s Annual Forum. PMAC 2017’s theme, “Addr...READ MORE