Raising the Profile of Diplomacy in the U.S. Global Health Response: A Backgrounder on Global Health Diplomacy

Publication Date: September 2012

Publisher: Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Author(s): Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Research Area: Government; Health

Keywords: USGHI; Global; Diplomacy

Type: Report


This brief provides an overview of global health diplomacy, including how it has been defined and used historically, and examines potential challenges that may arise when foreign policy goals and efforts to achieve better health outcomes are at odds.