HAI Joins the Washington Against Nuclear Weapons Coalition

HAI Joins the Washington Against Nuclear Weapons Coalition

At HAI, we know war and conflict have far-reaching impacts on health abroad and at home. As a Washington-based organization, we are committed to helping Washingtonians stay informed on issues that impact their health.  That’s why we are pleased to announce that...
In Solidarity: Murad & Mukwege awarded 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

In Solidarity: Murad & Mukwege awarded 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

HAI would like to express our congratulations and deepest respect to the winners of the 2018 Nobel Prize for Peace, Yazidi rights activist Nadia Murad and Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege. Their tireless efforts to campaign against sexual violence and the use of rape as...
Eritrea & Ethiopia: Toward a healthy future

Eritrea & Ethiopia: Toward a healthy future

HAI would like to express support and solidarity for the recent peace accord between Eritrea and Ethiopia. The historic events that took place in early July 2018 resulted in a resumption of trade as well as restoration of economic and diplomatic ties, and most...
The Health Impacts of “Zero-Tolerance”

The Health Impacts of “Zero-Tolerance”

As an organization that advocates for systems and policies that promote health and well-being for all, Health Alliance International is proud to share and support the following statement made by the People’s Health Movement – USA in response to the US...

HAI announces new project with Somali Health Board

HAI is excited to announce a new project with our long-standing community partner, the Somali Health Board. Led by primary investigator and HAI’s Executive Director, James Pfeiffer, the Mama Ammaan (Safe Mother) Project: African Mother-to-Mother Antenatal...
Register Now: Our Health is Not For Sale!

Register Now: Our Health is Not For Sale!

Day of Action: Our health is not for sale! April 7, 2017 University of Washington, Seattle, WA The People’s Health Movement (PHM) and Health Alliance International (HAI) are thrilled to join the International Day of Action Against Privatization of Health on April 7,...
Who benefits in the fight against AIDS?

Who benefits in the fight against AIDS?

On first glance, the question seems simple and the answer seems clear: as HIV programs roll out, become more effective, and reach more people, surely, people at risk of acquiring or currently living with HIV should benefit from programs whose goal is to end AIDS once...
Who benefits in the fight against AIDS?

World AIDS Day 2016: A world without AIDS is within our reach

Thirty-five years ago, the world first came to know about a virus which would change the course of history and be responsible for more than 35 million deaths worldwide. Every December 1st, World AIDS Day, the world takes a moment to reflect upon the history of...

Cuba’s Health System: A Pioneer

In the decades since the success of the 1959 Cuban Revolution, that small island has gained a global reputation for its pioneering health system. Although Cuba’s GDP is only a fraction of that of the U.S., the island has a lower infant mortality rate and has among the...

How do we measure the effects of war?

The question sounds simple, but becomes complex quite quickly: how do you measure the effects of war?  In particular, how do you know how many people died as a result of combat? In a new article published on PLoS One, HAI’s Amy Hagopian and her team of researchers...