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.

IPHU Cape Town November 2019

The International People’s Health University (IPHU) of the People’s Health Movement (PHM), jointly with PHM-South Africa and the Third World Network, announces “THE STRUGGLE FOR HEALTH AND ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE MEDICINES”, a short training course for young public health professionals including health activists from 2-9th November (excluding travel dates) in Cape Town, South Africa.

(EN/AR) Short Course on Struggle for Health for MENA region in Lebanon

The International People’s Health University (IPHU) of the PHM is organising a short training course “The Struggle for Health” for young health activists. The course is being organised jointly with … Read more

Call for Applications: Online Course on “The Struggle for Health and Access to COVID-19 Medical Products

IPHU A2M: Advanced Course (Online only) The Struggle for Health and Access to COVID-19 Medical Products People’s Health Movement and Third World Network (APPLY HERE) Online Course Announcement: The Struggle … Read more

Join Our Team: PHM Announces Vacancies as it Expands Team

People’s Health Movement is looking to expand its team and is recruiting for various positions. Our Global Secretariat has recently become decentralised and is located in multiple countries in Latin … Read more

Online Short Course on Gender, Justice and Health — Oct 29 October to 20 November, 2021

The Gender, Justice and Health Thematic Group of PHM, Sama Resource Group for Women and Health, and Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR) are jointly organising an Online Short … Read more

Call for Applications | Online course on “The Struggle for Health and Access to Covid-19 Medical Products”

Three-week course starting from December 1, 2021 The International People’s Health University (IPHU) of the People’s Health Movement (PHM) and the Third World Network, announces “THE STRUGGLE FOR HEALTH AND … Read more

Call for Applications | International People’s Health University- Online Short Course on Gender, Justice & Health 

International People’s Health University Online Short Course  on Gender, Justice & Health 29 October– 20 November 2021  (29 & 30 October | 6 November | 12 & 13 November | … Read more

IPHU A2M refresher/add on course on COVID-19 (2)

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Online Course: ‘Past, Present and Future Struggles for Health Equity’ 29 Jul-12 Nov 2021

The East and Southern Africa Regional People’s Health University (ESA-RPHU), jointly convened by Regional Network for Equity in Health in East and  Southern Africa (EQUINET) and People’s Health Movement-East and … Read more

RESOURCES