Articles by Shakira Choonara

Regional Advocacy Officer, Southern African AIDS Trust

The Art of Engaging Policy Makers

Posted in articles by on October 12, 2017

Next week is set to be quite controversial with the European Conference on Tropical Medicine #ECTMIH2017 and the Emerging Voices for Global Health (EV4GH) session where alumni will hotly debate the role of health policy and systems research in transforming political commitments to improve our health systems. There has long … Read more »

Learning the Art of Research Communication #ev4gh16!

Posted in articles by on November 13, 2016

October 2016 marks exactly two years since I was selected onto the exciting Emerging Voices (EV) for Global Health Programme. Ever since, it has been a phenomenal experience which has provided a much needed space for younger researchers and to propel their voices in the field of health systems and … Read more »