Global Health Action

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About Us

GHA is a nonprofit international public health organization, headquartered in Atlanta. GHA’s mission is to engage communities around the world to improve the health and well-being of women and children.

Since 1972, GHA has trained more than 8,950 health professionals, health care workers, and community leaders from 97 countries around the globe. Currently, GHA has on-the-ground programs in Haiti and delivers programs in rural China in partnership with national, provincial and municipal Chinese organizations and agencies. The Manager of Programs will work with the CEO to develop new strategies and additional partnerships to expand programs into new areas and regions.

GHA believes in the power of people and communities to identify and address their own health needs and improve their quality of life. GHA works as a collaborative partner with (local, national, and international) government agencies, universities, national and community-based non-governmental organizations, faith-based organizations, and communities.

The organization promotes a mutual respect for individual and cultural diversity and is intentional about building local leadership capacity in under-served areas of the world. GHA has a recognized history of developing long-term program partnerships and fostering local commitment for sustained programs and positive impact. For more information about the operations and programs of GHA, visit .