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WGCCH Webinar: A Way of Life for the Lozi People of Zambia

This April 28 webinar will introduce the Zambezi River from the perspective of the Lozi people. Douglas Singini who is currently a PhD student in Public Health and Health Systems (Water), at the University of Waterloo will explore existing and future health threats, including the relative fragility of the environment and the healthcare system. Join us at 12:00pm EST! Read more >

A Global Health SYPs’ Guide to COVID-19: Tips, Tricks & Resources

As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc internationally, fourth year undergraduate students, Lily Yang and Zoe Atsaidis from the CCGHR McGill Student Chapter recently took some time to reflect on what this pandemic means for young “global healthers”. Check out their personal tips and tricks for what SYPs can do to support eachother and the global health community during this challenging time. Read more >

“I am because we are”

Yipeng Ge, a M.D. Candidate at the uOttawa Faculty of Medicine, and an incoming resident physician in public health and preventive medicine in Ottawa was recently awarded the role of official youth delegate to the WHO and PAHO. Yipeng recently took the opportunity to reflect on the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and our shared humanity as global citizens. Read more >