Journal article

Mapping experiences and perspectives of equity in international health collaborations: a scoping review

Marlyn C Faure, Nchangwi S Munung, Ntobeko AB Ntusi, Bridget Pratt, Jantina de Vries

International Journal for Equity in Health | BMC | Published : 2021

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Whilst global health research often involves international collaborations, achieving or promoting equity within collaborations remains a key challenge, despite established conceptual approaches and the development of frameworks and guidelines to promote equity. There have also been several empirical studies documenting researchers' experiences of inequity and views on what is required to advance equity in global health collaborations. While these empirical studies provide critical insights, there has been no attempt to systematically synthetize what constitutes equity and how it can be achieved. To address this gap, we conducted a scoping review of qualitative studies, opinion an..

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Grants

Awarded by Wellcome Trust (Title: Equity and the Human Cell Atlas)


Funding Acknowledgements

The research presented in this article was supported by a research grant from the Wellcome Trust (Title: Equity and the Human Cell Atlas; WT 219600/Z/19/Z).