Who are we?


Canadian Team Members

Ronald Labonté: Canada Research Chair, Globalization/Health Equity & Professor, Faculty of Medicine,  University of Ottawa, Canada

Manisha Kulkarni: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine University of Ottawa. Canada

Corinne Packer: Senior Researcher Globalization and Health Equity Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa. Canada

Denise Spitzer: Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Science Institute of Feminist and Gender Studies Health,  University of Ottawa, Canada

Ethiopian Team members

Lakew Gebretsadik Abebe: Assistant Professor & Head of  the Department of  Health Education and Behavioural Sciences, Jimma University, Ethiopia

Sudhakar Morankar: Professor, Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, Jimma University, Ethiopia

Kunuz Haji: Head of the Jimma Zone Health Department Oromia Regional Health Bureau, Ministry of Health, Ethiopia

Gebeyehu Bulcha: MCH Expert, Oromia Regional Health Bureau, Ministry of Health, Ethiopia

Mulumebet  Abera: Assistant Professor, Population and Family Health Department, Jimma University

Ziad Al-Khatib: Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa


Nicole Bergen

Jaameeta Kurji