Social determinants of health

Links to international and national partners

Institute of Health Equity

The Chair of the former Commission on Social Determinants of Health and of the on-going European Review of Social Determinants of Health established an international center on health equity. The Institute of Health Equity is part of several global networks which support, monitor and advance action on health equity.

Department of Health, UK

The Department of Health is responsible for health protection, health improvement and health inequalities issues in England.

Public Health Agency of Canada

The Public Health Agency of Canada established the Canadian Reference Group to inform Canada's contributions to the WHO Commission by supporting Canadian Commissioners, Knowledge Networks and Country Partner network involvement.

People's Health Movement

Promotes the "Health for All" goal to ensure universal access to quality health care, and health along with equity and sustainable development.