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Created in December 2022, EHESP-International is a subsidiary of the French School of Public Health (EHESP) that works to strengthen health and social protection systems in countries requesting support, in a spirit of international solidarity and sustainable human and institutional development.

EHESP-International follows on from the School’s long history of international cooperation, supporting international partners (universities, hospitals, ministries etc.) since 1945 in the fields of healthcare management, public health and environmental health.


A specialised, compact and efficient team that will grow in the coming months and years.

Marie Kernec


Expert in hospital management and health system administration, public health, sustainable healthcare and international project management. Experience in Asia, Africa and Middle-East.

Samuel Hilyer

Project manager

Expert in international cooperation project management, logistical, administrative and communication support. Experience in Asia and Africa.

Our network of experts

(universités, administrations, hôpitaux etc.) (100 enseignants-experts et chercheurs) The permanent academic team of EHESP (100 professors and expert lecturers) More than 1000 speakers & guest professors from EHESP


Input on strategic orientation Supervision of the organization’s management and finances Strategic direction Project selection PRESIDENT : ISABELLE RICHARD DIRECTOR : MARIE KERNEC EHESP (sole shareholder) STRATEGIC COMMITTEE SUPERVISORY BOARD MANAGEMENT BOARD

The strategic committee and supervisory board of EHESP-International are comprised of members of EHESP’s board, training council, scientific council and executive committee, professors and experts as well as external stakeholder representatives.

Code of ethics

EHESP-I has adopted a code of ethics that applies to all projects and management processes. Our strategic committee includes a member of the national advisory committee of ethics.