THE EQUITY INITIATIVE

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.

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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.

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OUR FELLOWS

Our 2018 cohort of 23 Fellows come from 10 countries throughout the region, working in government, NGO, academic and private sectors.

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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.

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Our Fellowship Program

Our fellowship program facilitates the development of the next generation of leadership for health equity in Southeast Asia. Watch the video to learn more.

What is Health Equity?

Health equity is beyond health; it’s not just an issue for medical professionals or the health sector alone. Watch the video to learn about The Equity Initiative's launch in 2016.

Our Fellowship Program

Our fellowship program facilitates the development of the next generation of leadership for health equity in Southeast Asia. Watch the video to learn more.

Empowering The Next Generation Of Leaders For Health Equity

OUR PROGRAM

Health Equity

Equity Community

Health Equity Projects

Transformative Leadership Development

Research, Monitoring, Evaluation, Support

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2018 Project Accelerator: Fellows Synthesize Leadership Learning and Refine Project Proposals

2018 Project Accelerator: Fellows Synthesize Leadership Learning and Refine Project Proposals

As the 2018 Equity Fellows near the end of their induction year, they gathered for the week-long Project Accelerator, held at Inle Lake, Myanmar from October 28 to November 4. Most of the first day of programming was devoted to an adaptive leadership...

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2018 Asia Trek: A Closer Look at Development, Health, and Equity in Indonesia

2018 Asia Trek: A Closer Look at Development, Health, and Equity in Indonesia

The 2018 Asia Trek, held August 5-12, focused on Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s most populous country, and the ways in which its development outlook, demographics, policymaking processes, and social and cultural practices shape access to quality healthc...

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Accepting Applications for the 2019-2020 Fellowship Program!

Accepting Applications for the 2019-2020 Fellowship Program!

The 2019-2020 Fellowship Application is now OPEN! The Equity Initiative is an exciting new transformative leadership program aimed at social impact for health. The fellowship is designed for working professionals to join a diverse group of their peer...

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