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Canadian Conference on Global Health

Canadian Conference on Global Health

Delta, Ottawa & VIRTUAL

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 to Friday, November 26, 2021

Rethinking partnership paradigms in global health

“We need a renewed vision for global health as well as a renewed vision of ourselves in it.”1

In the global advance towards 2030, there is a sense of urgency to evaluate if partnerships in global health at home and abroad are sufficient in their present form to reach the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The complexity of the SDGs and the current state of the planet requires a paradigm shift in the way we work together. Silos, one directional knowledge flow, North-South or top-down approaches are no longer “fit for purpose” in partnerships and need to be reviewed in light of the values of compassion, equity, inclusion and respect.

This call for a shift in partnerships for global health will be explored across three pressing and interrelated issues facing our world in 2021: power and privilege, pandemic resilience, and planetary health. Read more...

Join us virtually or in person for this exciting hybrid event!

1) Cislaghi B, Bukuluki P, Chowdhury M, et al. Global health is political; can it also be compassionate? J Glob Health. 2019;9(2):020306. doi:10.7189/jogh.09.020306

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CCGH 2021 Partnership

CSIH is happy to announce its partnership with the University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) located in Ghana. Read more...

Venue:

CCGH 2021 will be a hybrid event with small in-person gatherings in Ottawa and in Ghana, pending public health guidelines. We welcome everyone to also join virtually!

CCGH 2021 Theme:

Rethinking partnership paradigms in global health. Read more...