THE EQUITY INITIATIVE

The 2020 Fellowship Application is closed !

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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Global Learning II Builds Skills and Introduces New Ideas to Advance Equity

Global Learning II Builds Skills and Introduces New Ideas to Advance Equity

The Equity Initiative’s Global Learning II module is designed to help Fellows further develop the leadership skills and innovative ideas needed to mobilize stakeholders toward a common goal. Global Learning II was held June 1-8 in Salem and at Harvar...

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Global Learning I Takes Fellows to South Africa

Global Learning I Takes Fellows to South Africa

The 2019 Equity Initiative Fellows traveled to Johannesburg, South Africa May 25-31 for Global Learning I, an immersive experience that exposed them to the culture, history, socio-economic dynamics, and equity challenges of a country outside Asia. Ho...

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2019 EI Fellows: Learning and Bonding Begin at Opening Retreat

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...

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