SDH-Net is carried out by a strong consortium of best in its kind public health institutions from Mexico, Colombia, Brazil and South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya. The team is complemented by three distinguished European institutions: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, COHRED and University of Geneva. SDH-Net is coordinated by GIZ with long term experience in health research and capacity building in low and middle income countries and IESE Business School, excellent in management capacity building on individual, institutional and system level.