Working with the United Nations
Building public health systems in India
Public Health Systems not being mainstreamed in India since Independence has been a real challenge for India. Dr. Edmond Fernandes understands this well and hence through CHD Group and soliciting Government support has been championing the needs of vulnerable communities across the length and breadth of India. Dr. Edmond has been changing thousands and thousands of lives through public service and community leadership everyday.
Creating social impact in India
When Corporate India supports Dr. Edmond Fernandes to create meaningful social impact, the people’s aspirations get achieved and dreams get realized. Dr. Edmond puts evidence based public policies in place to translate theoretical frameworks in grassroot level development. This emergent leadership is the fruit of a vision carried by Dr. Edmond to leave no one behind. Dr. Edmond Fernandes has been scaling up this vision to motivate corporate companies to support wider public health engagements across the country in enabling the Government of India to achieve sustainable development goals in a structured manner.
Strengthening community development
Community Development has been a natural instinct of Dr. Fernandes where he has worked hard through public service in building emergent leadership through local development and transformational policies in public life. As a practicing preventive health specialist and family physician, Dr. Edmond has linked his work to build communities and promote social health to secure a meaningful future.
On ground for the most vulnerable and the poor
True development is that which caters to the poorest of the poor. In ensuring the fruits of development reach the poor, the Dr. Edmond Fernandes has worked with great speed and scale .
Fostering Global Health Diplomacy around the world
A better future for a one health planet lies in strengthening global health diplomacy. COVID-19 Pandemic has exposed the need to build resilient nations and lessons from the United States of America, India, Brazil, United Kingdom and other countries provide learning curves of what can be done to improve and reimagine public health around the world.
Fighting Coronavirus from the frontlines
Dr. Edmond Fernandes has been working along with policy makers, communities and patients in helping them fight coronavirus and enable them towards sustainable living.