Chris Atim

Opinion: 5 ways to decolonize global health and build greater equity

As a health economist from Ghana, I’m often asked about my take on the decolonization of global health.

For me, any discussion of decolonization brings to mind Ghana’s first president, Kwame Nkrumah, who — along with other African liberation leaders — spearheaded the decolonization of other countries on the continent.