"Through diplomacy, our world will be secure from global health threats."

Andrew Defor, Professor & Chief Executive Director

Who We Are

Capacity Building


Our Center boasts of the world’s most renowned experts in the field of global health security and diplomacy, who provide high-level “hands-on” global health security and diplomacy skills training to graduate students, aspiring young leaders, business, health, defence and foreign affairs mid-to- senior level professionals. 

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Our representatives advise officials from National governments and International organizations at international meetings, global summits, multilateral negotiations and global conferences that promote global health security as an international priority and accelerate progress toward a world free from infectious disease, biological, chemical and nuclear threats. 

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Government and Institutional Relations


Our staff build relations with officials from  governments, International Organizations, Multilateral Institutions and NGOs in order to support them in the achievement of their global health security objectives.  

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Center for Global Health Security & Diplomacy

123 Slater Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H2, Canada


Monday - Friday: 9am - 3pm