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The National Collaborative for Health Equity presents the latest news, articles, events and program highlights to help you stay connected and informed.

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National Commission to Transform Public Health Data Systems Releases Report

National Commission to Transform Public Health Data Systems Releases Report

Announcements, Articles | October 19 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic laid bare the gaps in our public health infrastructure. When data are inconsistently collected across states and localities; are incomplete; aren’t shared in a timely fashion; or don't capture vital race and ethnicity...

The National Collaborative for Health Equity (NCHE) Is Seeking a Deputy Director for Programs and Strategy

The National Collaborative for Health Equity (NCHE) Is Seeking a Deputy Director for Programs and Strategy

Announcements | October 18 2021

Title: Deputy Director for Programs and Strategy Location: Washington, D.C. (There will be remote consideration for this role.) Reports to: Executive Director Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt Salary: $140,000-160,000   Founded in 2014, NCHE was...

Food Apartheid Threatens BIPOC Children’s Health. Food Sovereignty Is the Fix.

Food Apartheid Threatens BIPOC Children’s Health. Food Sovereignty Is the Fix.

Articles | October 18 2021

By Eisa Nefertari Ulen, Truthout Institutions within BIPOC and lower-income communities are rich with potential to deliver food access that exists in a space of autonomy and freedom from the whims of policymakers. (Read...

EPA Just Detailed All the Ways Climate Change Will Hit U.S. Racial Minorities the Hardest. It’s a Long List.
Black Women Are Leading Efforts to Combat Rising Maternal and Infant Mortality
Hurricane Ida Is Proof Systemic Racism Aggravates the Effects of Climate Crisis

Hurricane Ida Is Proof Systemic Racism Aggravates the Effects of Climate Crisis

Articles | October 6 2021

By Rashad Robinson, Salon' (Read...

COVID’s Effects Worsen America’s Racial Wealth Gap: Blacks Own 22 Cents for Every Dollar Held by Whites

COVID’s Effects Worsen America’s Racial Wealth Gap: Blacks Own 22 Cents for Every Dollar Held by Whites

Articles | September 27 2021

Charlene Crowell, Special to The Informer. Closing Gaps Would Create 1.7 Million Jobs, Add $300-450 Billion to the Economy. (Read...

Mapping Environmental Racism: Q&A with Jaime Madrigano and Benjamin Preston

Mapping Environmental Racism: Q&A with Jaime Madrigano and Benjamin Preston

Articles | September 21 2021

by Jaime Madrigano, Benjamin Lee Preston, Michael D. Rich, Rand.org (Read...

New Research Reveals U.S. Life Spans Falling Behind Europe

New Research Reveals U.S. Life Spans Falling Behind Europe

Articles | September 13 2021

Here & Now's Tonya Mosley speaks with Derek Thompson, staff writer at The Atlantic, about his latest piece on U.S. life spans, which have fallen behind Europe. (Read...

Researchers Unlock Links Between Racism and Negative Health Outcomes

Researchers Unlock Links Between Racism and Negative Health Outcomes

Articles | August 20 2021

By Lindiwe Vilakazi, The Washington Informer (Read...