Meet Our Team
We’re proud to work within and across issues and countries, in diverse political systems. We’re equally proud of our global network of local partners, who lead and sustain advocacy campaigns to improve health and save lives in their communities. But all of this is only possible because of our fantastic team.
Our GHAI team consists of advocates with expertise and experience in all of the elements necessary to build the capacity of in-country advocates, analyze the local landscape, and plan and execute successful campaigns. We asked some of them to describe what they do, in their own words, and why they do it. This is what they said.
Advocacy for Domestic Resource Mobilization for Health
Public health success requires appropriate budgets that reflect countries’ own political priorities, such as funding a national child drowning prevention initi…
Using the Power of Health Taxes to Prevent Non-Communicable Diseases
More than eight million people die each year from smoking and approximately 184,000 deaths per year can be attributed to sugary drink consumption worldwide. St…
Hypertension Control Initiative in Bangladesh
Abdul Mannan Chowdhury, a 59-year-old local trader of Sylhet district of Bangladesh, was diagnosed with hypertension a few years ago. But it was only 18 months…