Gender, Equity and Rights at the World Health Organization

The Program on Global Health & Human Rights and the World Health Organization’s Gender, Health Equity and Human Rights division collaborated in 2015 to assist with mainstreaming equity, human rights and gender within WHO’s work. The project involved examining the distinct qualities, synergies and overlaps of human rights with equity and gender as relevant to WHO.


  • Years Active: 2015
  • Investigator: Sofia Gruskin
  • Funder: World Health Organization
  • Collaborators: TK Sundari Ravindran, Margaret Whitehead
  • Location: Switzerland