Canadian Federation of
Medical Students

Human Rights & Peace

RP Portfolio

Your National Officer of Human Rights and Peace (NORP) is Alex Wong (he/him) from the University of Alberta. You can contact him at [email protected]. He is supported by senior and junior Global Health Advocates (GHAs) at thirteen medical schools across the country. The CFMS recognizes that health equity and respect for persons is a critical component for peaceful and just society. The CFMS also recognizes the importance of advocacy, especially on behalf of marginalized populations, in addressing health disparities. In alignment with these values, the NORP works with local GHAs to develop a national advocacy theme on behalf of the CFMS in relation to the upholding of human rights and the promotion of global peace.Projects under the NORP portfolio include:

Health and Human Rights Pocket Card Series:

National Advocacy Theme:

National Day of Action:

Collaborations: