PARTNERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

The CIRGH actively fosters the strategic partnership development required to advance existing collaborations and developing new relationships focused on immigrant, refugee and global health.

CUNY Partners include:

  • CUNY Graduate Center social science faculty with expertise in immigration, urbanization and urban governance, globalization, area studies and human rights
  • CUNY Law School faculty in the Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice
  • Faculty from CUNY SPH with expertise in urban health, environmental and occupational health; global health, control of infectious and non-communicable diseases, health communications, maternal and child health, and life course epidemiology;
  • Additional CUNY-wide faculty with research interests in, sociology, history, geography and demographics, language and political science.


Implementing partners
in the US include:

  • The Departments of Health of NYC and additional municipalities
  • ACCESS and other immigrant and refugee serving organizations (IR-CSOs)
  • International and domestic project management and policy/advocacy organizations including the University Research Co., LLC (URC)


Foundation and International Organization Partners
include:

  • The OAK Foundation
  • The International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC)
  • UNICEF
  • UNAIDS
  • The World Health Organization (WHO)
  • The World Bank
  • The United States Agency for International Development (USAID).


Collaborating University and Research Centers
include:

  • The Institute for Graduate Studies – Geneva
  • Peking University Center for Global Health – Beijing
  • Health Sciences University of Mongolia – Ulaanbaatar
  • BRAC Institute for Global Health – Dhaka
  • Institute of Public Health, Alexandria University
  • American University of Beirut
  • Health Sciences Research Council/South Africa


Health Evaluation and Research Project Partners
include:

  • RESEARCH SYSTEMS INTEGRATOR & PROJECT MANAGER:
    • University Research Co., LLC (URC)
  • GLOBAL TECHNICAL ANCHORS:
    • Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy at the City University of New York and University of California, San Francisco and University of California, Berkeley Institute for Global Health Delivery and Diplomacy (IGHDD)
  • SUB-REGIONAL ANCHOR PARTNERS:
    • West African Health Organization, Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI), Ifakara Health Institute, James P Grant School of Public Health at BRAC University, University of Indonesia
  • TECHNICAL RESOURCE PARTNERS:
    • Implementation Assistance Providers: CARE, World Vision, Pathfinder, Americares, Project Concern International (PCI), Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth (GAPPS), Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF)
    • Evidence Advocates: Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, White Ribbon Alliance, Africa Academy for Public Health (AAPH), East, Central and Southern Africa Health Community (ECSA-HC), Partners in Population and Development (PPD), Centre for Health Sciences Training, Research and Development (CHESTRAD)
    • Evaluation and Research Institutions: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of Bordeaux Institute for Public Health, Epidemiology, and Development (ISPED), Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), University of Oslo, Department of Informatics, Makerere University, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS), Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indiana University/AMPATH, Columbia University/Averting Maternal Death and Disability (AMDD), Population Council, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
  • RESEARCH SYSTEMS INTEGRATOR & PROJECT MANAGER:
    • University Research Co., LLC (URC)