Haile T. Debas

Haile T. Debas is founding chair of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health and Director, University of California Global Health Institute.

At the core of the United Nations Millennium Declaration of 2000 are the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) for 2015, which recognize that global health is a priority agenda for the twenty-first century. Achieving the MDGs is essential for world peace and economic stability, and for addressing the critical issues of human rights, equality, and equity.