Devex Examines Efforts To ‘Decolonize’ Global Health, Spur Discussions

Devex: The activists trying to ‘decolonize’ global health
“Earlier this year, students from Harvard University’s school of public health, spurred by a curriculum they found short on political and historical context, organized a conference on ‘decolonizing’ global health. … Though activists agree there can be no single solution to addressing the colonial influence on health systems, the way forward is still under discussion…” (Green, 5/21).

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