HealthRight International

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HealthRight International, formerly known as Doctors of the World-USA, is a global health and human rights organization, based in New York City. HealthRight was founded in 1990 by physician and human rights advocate Dr. Jonathan Mann.[1]

Headquartered in New York, HealthRight has worked in over 30 countries, with current projects in Kenya, Uganda, Ukraine, United States, and Vietnam.[2]

Priorities & Projects

HealthRight projects combine direct service, systems strengthening, and advocacy. Its projects are sustained and grown under local conditions and then transferred to local ownership. Projects address health and social crises made worse by human rights violations, with a particular focus and expertise on:

See also


  1. ^ "History – HealthRight International". Retrieved 2022-07-27.
  2. ^ "Mission – HealthRight International". Retrieved 2022-07-27.

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