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 25 fellows come from 10 countries throughout the region, working in government, NGO, academic and private sectors.

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HOW TO APPLY

The application period for The Equity Initiative 2018-2019 fellowship program is now closed. If you are interested in becoming a Fellow, click below for more information.

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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 our Fellows' journey to becoming change agents for advancing health equity.

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 launch of The Equity Initiative in 2016 to advance health equity in Southeast Asia.

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 our Fellows' journey to becoming change agents for advancing health equity.

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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Opening Retreat: Equity Fellows Prepping for an Exciting Program Year

Opening Retreat: Equity Fellows Prepping for an Exciting Program Year

The Opening Retreat, the first of six learning events in the fellowship year, introduces Fellows to the goals and activities of the program year; gives them an overview of key concepts related to leadership, social justice, and health equity; and del...

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Announcing our 2018 Cohort

Announcing our 2018 Cohort

The Equity Initiative is excited to announce its 2018 cohort of Fellows! Our third cohort of Fellows, selected from across Southeast Asia and China, is composed of 25 professional from diverse sectors—lawyers, educators, social workers, government of...

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The Equity Initiative’s 2nd Annual Forum Launches Equity Projects and Strengthens Community Building

The Equity Initiative’s 2nd Annual Forum Launches Equity Projects and Strengthens Community Building

The Equity Initiative’s Annual Forum marks the conclusion of the first phase of the Fellows’ experience – an initial program year of leadership training and exposure to health equity concepts and practices and the strengthening of equity communities ...

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