Global Health Equity Group (GHEG)

Based within the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, the Global Health Equity Group (GHEG) is concerned with research, training and knowledge translation in matters relating to the unequal distribution of power, income, goods, and services (structural determinants), the consequent unfairness in the immediate circumstances of people's lives - their access to health care, schools, and education, their conditions of work and leisure, their homes, communities, towns, or cities (daily living conditions), and the effects on health inequities - within and between countries.

The GHEG houses a number of research and policy-related initiatives, including the:

and is partner member of the International Collaboration on Social Determinants of Health funded by the

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for further information please contact
i.geddes (@) public-health.ucl.ac.uk

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