About Us

Established in 2003 the Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research (CCGHR) is a knowledge network promoting equity in health worldwide. We are a member-based, not-for-profit organization representing global health students, researchers and practitioners at institutions across Canada and in the South.


Democratic and accountable knowledge generation and application contributing to equitable, improved health and well-being worldwide.


To promote global health research as a model and a driver of collaboration, partnership and equity in the generation and use of new knowledge for improving health and well-being globally.


  • Equity
  • Research
  • Inclusiveness
  • Learning
  • Sustainable solutions
  • Local ownership
  • Leadership for change
  • Gender equality

Key documents

Annual Reports


Draft Strategic Plan 2020-24

Strategic Plan 2015-2019

Organizational Structure