The Columbia Global Centers are dedicated to being on the front line of a diverse array of health and medicine specialties through their interdisciplinary partnerships with the University and local partners. Our Centers initiate and support health and medicine initiatives in the areas of public health, healthcare access, addressing global health threats, community health worker training, and more.
Improving Capacity to Address Gender-Based Violence: The intersection of Public Health and the Law. A Public Health and Law Evaluation of a GBV Clinic in Kisumu, Kenya
According to a World Bank report, Gender Based Violence (GBV) is arguably the most widespread of all human rights violations, a pervasive and systemic public health issue affecting all socio-economic and cultural groups throughout the world at a high cost to the individual and society.