Welcome to World Health Worker Week 2015!

Welcome to World Health Worker Week 2015!

Welcome to the Third Annual World Health Worker Week!  Organized by the Global Health Workforce Alliance, WHWW is a chance for us to talk about, support, appreciate, and raise awareness of the critical role that health care workers play around the world.  Here at HAI,...
Global Health Watch 4 Launch Event in Seattle

Global Health Watch 4 Launch Event in Seattle

GLOBAL HEALTH WATCH 4: A DEFINITIVE VOICE FOR AN ALTERNATIVE DISCOURSE ON HEALTH Seattle Area Launch Event, Wednesday, Feb. 25 Seattle, WA – Health Alliance International, Doctors for Global Health, UW Department of Global Health, and the People’s Health Movement...

“Three years into Civil War: How are Syrian refugees doing?”

Earlier this week, I had the great pleasure to attend a talk given by Dr. Richard Garfield, who works at the World Health Organization as the Director of the International Office for assessing and responding to humanitarian needs in crisis countries.  He is also...

Stocking health facilities needs people and supplies

HAI works in some pretty remote locales – think of small villages nestled in the mountains of Timor-Leste, or the end of a long dirt road in Côte d’Ivoire.  Getting supplies out to health clinics in these areas is a constant challenge that Ministries of Health face...