Resources

Our resources have been prepared by working groups that are directly associated with the Coalition’s program areas or by special thematic groups.

Principles for Global Health Research

Global health research aims to promote greater equity worldwide. Developed through a multi-phase, dialogue-based research process involving 300+ participants, the six principles presented here encourage Canadian researchers and others to adopt more ethical and equitable forms of global health research. Read more >

Stories of Funding

In this collection of stories, members share insights from their experiences in working as part of multinational partnerships, seeking funds from international donors, and being competitive as a global health researcher applying for funding from CIHR. Each story explores how teams overcame a particular challenge, extending wisdom and innovations about how others might learn from their experience. Read more >

Knowledge Translation Curriculum

This CCGHR teaching and learning resource includes fully resourced lesson plans and provides a thorough overview of key concepts, conflicts and methods in Knowledge Translation (KT). Grounded in philosophy, political science, and health research, the curriculum explores the complex ideas and theories that shape intersections among research, practice and policy processes. Read more >

Harmonization Database

The result of a two-phase CCGHR pilot project, the Harmonization Database sought to identify who is doing what and where with Canada’s global health research dollars. Some of the databases will be updated during the course of 2017-18. Read more >

Mentorship

Stories of Mentorship

With funding support from the Global Health Research Initiative, the CCGHR identified a number of exciting mentorship initiatives from Canada, Africa, Latin America, and the UK/Europe to strengthen global health research capacity. Each story has a different central theme. Read more >

Mentoring Modules

Mentorship is recognized across disciplines in both academic and practice settings as an important contributor to building capacity within organizations and among individuals. These modules provide a foundation for exploring the different forms of mentorship in ways that can contribute to creating a culture of mentorship. Read more >

Partnerships

Building Partnerships

This resource is designed as an introduction to the area of partnership building in global health research, including key issues and challenges and principles for equitable, collaborative and team-based partnerships. Read more >

Assessment Tool

This project, through three regional consultations (South Asia, Latin America and Africa) sought to elicit the Southern voice on health research partnerships and to generate substantive tools for significantly improving the way in which they are conducted. Read more >

Evaluating GHR for Development

This CCGHR background paper was produced as part of a 2014 joint initiative by GHRI and the WHO-based ESSENCE for Health Research group of funders. Read more >

Global Health Curricula

A 2013 project documenting the existing undergraduate global health curricula in Canada, this resource includes details on specific programs and courses at universities offering global health as an area of study. Read more >