Global Health Centre at the Graduate Institute (WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Governance and Global Health Diplomacy)


HiAP Experience

Global Health Centre has been involved in practicing HiAP in different ways: providing technical support and expertise to  countries and jurisdictions, and from global academic perspective.

Technical support and expertise:

  • Through inter-disciplinary policy analysis & research
  • Through capacity building for professionals
  • Through policy dialogues, roundtables and public events to bring different sectors together


Providing a ‘political’ and governance lens for action

Academic perspective:

  • Interdisciplinary working approach in an Institute of International Relations
  • Contextualisation of health within the wider determinants debate
  • Framing health as a non-health issue
  • Analysis of governance mechanisms & processes and their impact on health