International People’s Health University

The International People’s Health University (IPHU) aims to contribute to ‘health for all’ by strengthening people’s health movements around the globe, by organising and resourcing learning, sharing and planning opportunities for people’s health activists, particularly from Third World countries. IPHU is a program of the People’s Health Movement, globally.

The IPHU

  • organises short course opportunities for health activists from around the world but particularly from Third World countries;
  • presents a range of learning opportunities; a growing collection of resource materials; and a wider network of resource people to progressively enhance its programs;
  • sponsors research into the barriers to Health for All and strategies to support the people’s struggle for health.

IPHU Savar November 2018

The International People’s Health University of the People’s Health Movement jointly with Gonoshasthaya Kendra, PHM Bangladesh, Third World Network  and SAMA Resource Group for Women and Health with Naripokkho presented “THE STRUGGLE FOR HEALTH”; a short training course for young health activists from 6 to 13 November in Savar, Bangladesh.

This course was held in the lead up to the 4th People’s Health Assembly which was held at Gonoshasthaya Kendra from 15-19 December.

The Resources Page developed during the IPHU includes an overview of the program, downloads of presentations, and photographs from the course.

Applications for IPHU Savar November 2018 NOW OPEN

The International People’s Health University of the People’s Health Movement jointly with Gonoshasthaya Kendra, PHM Bangladesh, Third World Network  and SAMA Resource Group for Women and Health with Naripokkho announce “THE … Read more

South Africa International People’s Health University – SAPHU (SOUTH AFRICA)

Region: Africa Year: 2016 Source: material collected as part of the PHM global action-research project “The contribution of civil society organisations in achieving health for all” Author(s): PHM South Africa … Read more

Mini International People’s Health University – IPHU) (CANADA)

Region: North America Language: English Year: 2016 Source: story for the PHM website Author(s): Lori Hanson; Baijayanta Mukhopadhyay (PHM Canada) Summary: Members of PHM Canada had been discussing the idea … Read more

RESOURCES