The mission of CSIH is to lead in mobilizing knowledge and resources to facilitate innovation and excellence in global health, both in Canada and internationally.
CSIH envisions a world where Canada and the broader international health community fully embrace their obligations to reduce global health inequities and increase social justice by effectively using available knowledge. The work of CSIH and its members is guided by a common set of values including:
The belief that health is a fundamental human right;
The belief that solidarity must guide our actions in the field of international health;
The view that diversity is an asset;
A commitment to being a learning organization that builds on previous experience in the pursuit of excellence;
The belief that a synergy of efforts in partnerships guided by concrete objectives is the critical ingredient in achieving our mission;
A commitment to establishing partnerships on the principles of transparency, integrity and reciprocity.
The Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH) is a national non-governmental organization that works domestically and internationally to reduce global health inequities and strengthen health systems.
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