Capacity Building

The Coalition works actively to develop capacities to support relevant equity-oriented research and its effective use, helping to reduce the “know-do gap.” We focus on catalyst competencies, including mentorship and leadership, knowledge translation, and partnering and networking. Read more >

Policy and Advocacy

The Coalition engages with key policy actors and the public to raise awareness about our country’s leading role in global health and the importance of research in the field. Our goal is to promote strategic, equity-centred and evidence-informed investments in global health. We are knowledge translators and brokers committed to broad-based dialogue. Read more >

Students & Young Professionals Network

The Students and Young Professionals Network (SYPN) aims to help interested youth expand their knowledge and experiences in global health through educational opportunities and career skills development.  The SYPN provides professional development, networking, and learning opportunities through an engaging network of like-minded youth. Read more >

University Advisory Council

The University Advisory Council (UAC) was launched in 2010 to foster greater collaboration and coordination among Canadian universities that are CCGHR institutional members, serving as a platform to move the global health research agenda forward nationally. Representatives from our 20+ member universities meet in person every year, they connect virtually on a quarterly basis and participate in issue-based working groups to discuss common interests, challenges and future goals. Read more >