HealthBridge works with partners world-wide to improve health and health equity through research, policy and action.


Recent News Entries:

Livable Cities Program Progress and Success

October 1, 2014 Filed under Livable Cities

HB Vietnam and partners working in the city of Hoi An, Vietnam, successfully developed two mini parks/ parkettes for 2 neighbourhoods of 1,600 people.

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HealthBridge Executive Director Sian Fitzgerald interviewed on CBC about maternal and child health

September 23, 2014 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

HealthBridge Executive Director Sian Fitzgerald discussed the Government of Canada’s funding for maternal and child health in an interview on CBC-TV. The program has been successful, she said, but must be continued so that it can reach those hardest to reach around the world. 

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Changing mobility patterns, rising chronic diseases: lessons from Delhi

September 23, 2014 Filed under Health, Nutrition & Food Security

HealthBridge India Programme Director, Shoba John, co-authored this article on the challenges to physical activity and access to healthy food posed by urban design and mobility planning in Delhi.

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