Written by Stephen Winter, MD, Director of Global Health at Norwalk Hospital, and Robert Kalyesubula, MD, cofounder of the African Community Center for Social Sustainability, Nakaseke, Uganda
From a series of discussions about ethical dilemmas in global health, with responses from one global health leader in the Global South and one in the Global North. Please leave us your feedback in the comments section below, and send us ethical dilemmas you would like to see discussed.
There are many collaborations between the Global South and Global North, each with their own interests that must be met in order to make the collaboration fruitful. What are the key ingredients of a balanced collaboration, and what must both sides consider before setting one up?