Women & Health (WHTF)

Who We Are

We are a group of committed women and men representing diverse professionals including academics, community organizers, and activists from over 22 countries who educate, advocate, and implement programs to improve women’s health around the globe.

Our Vision

A world where healthy empowered women are recognized and contribute to their communities, where gender equity is a reality for all, and women’s rights are respected.

Our Mission

Work with communities to learn women’s perspectives about what they want and need

Help my mentoring women to become leaders in health

Teach health professions’ students the knowledge and skills needed to meet women’s needs and respect their rights

Fund skills development of community women to assess their problems and improve health care and development.

Women’s Health Learning Package – 3rd Edition

Management Committee

Deyanira González de León, Chair (Mexico)

Kamayani Bali Mahabal, Vice Chair (India)

Hester Julie (South Africa)

Khalifa Elmusharaf (Sudan)

Judy Lewis (USA)  

Emeritus Members: 

Nighat Huda (Pakistan)

Mohamed Moukhyer (Sudan)

Sarah Kiguli (Uganda)

For more information or if you wish to get involved, please visit our page on the GHETS website or contact Meghan Kennedy at mkennedy@ghets.org.