NHS Scotland Global Citizenship Programme

The NHS Scotland Global Citizenship programme aims to increase NHS Scotland’s global health contribution by making it easier for all NHS staff to participate in global citizenship, both here in Scotland and overseas.

  • Announcing the 2023 Global Citizenship podcast with last year's Scottish Health Awards' Global Citizenship Award finalists!

  • Scottish Health Awards 2023 Global Citizenship finalists will be announced w/c 25 September! Find out more on our Events page

  • Read our professional adviser, Lesley Critchon’s thoughts on why we should bother with Global Citizenship!

  • Safely donated medical equipment can be an important part of healthcare around the world. Follow the 10 Step guide to ensure safe and effective donations.


To learn more about global health projects being taken forward by colleagues in the NHS and other sectors relevant to health, visit our Health Partnership map

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The Scottish Global Health Co-ordination Unit provides facilitation and co-ordination support to global health partnership work in NHS Scotland.