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.
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.
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.
Deyanira González de León, Chair (Mexico)
Kamayani Bali Mahabal, Vice Chair (India)
Hester Julie (South Africa)
Khalifa Elmusharaf (Sudan)
Judy Lewis (USA)
Nighat Huda (Pakistan)
Mohamed Moukhyer (Sudan)
Sarah Kiguli (Uganda)