Author Benefits

Global Health Action is fully-indexed with all leading databases, offers rapid publication, automatic deposition of published material in PubMed Central, full compliance with funder policies and invites authors to submit supplementary materials at no cost.

Beyond this, Global Health Action offers authors the experience of working with an editorial and publishing team that are dedicated to providing you with excellent support and service. Here are what some past authors have to say about publishing with Global Health Action:


The most efficient, pleasant and positive experience I have had with a journal!

"I am delighted to see my article in published format. On behalf of the co-authors, I would like to thank you, the production team and the editorial board for your input with this paper. Working with GHA has been the most efficient, pleasant and positive experience I have had with a journal and my article has been vastly improved since the first manuscript that was submitted."

Tom Loney, United Arab Emirates

Global Health Action - A good outlet for global health research!

"I have been impressed with the manner in which my submission to Global Health Action has been handled by the journal. Peer-review was fast and my emails with questions were answered very swiftly. Besides that, the journal accepts a wide range of different article types, has a global readership, and is indexed by all the major medical databases. Articles are published under a Creative Commons license and publication fees are waivered for submissions from developing countries. Overall, a very professional journal that is a good outlet for global health research."

Roderik Viergever, the Netherlands

Global Health Action helps you to publish!

"I recently published a debate article in Global Health Action. Over several years I have been exchanging viewpoints through different platforms. When Prof. Stig Wall, Chief Editor for GHA commented that my contributions had the potential to form an article, I began to think comprehensively about the subject area. Prof. Wall's encouragement and feedback was very useful during the process. I cannot thank him enough. Put simply, Global Health Action helps you to publish. Those who are interested receive support at every step along the way."

Raman Preet, Sweden

Journey from submission to acceptance of manuscript

"It is really an honor to see my MSc thesis research published in Global Health Action. The rounds of feedback/comments I received resulted in a more rigorous article. I am grateful to Editor-in-Chief Stig Wall for his encouraging comments and consideration and my thanks also goes to the entire team behind the journal for their rapid responses to my enquiries."

Nousheen Pradhan, Pakistan

Valuable experience for me as a young researcher

"Publishing with Global Health Action was a very valuable experience for me as a young researcher from Vietnam. I received very good comments from reviewers, excellent support from the editors and publishing team, and I look forward to collaborating with Global Health Action on future publications."

Tuyet-Hanh Thi Tran, Vietnam

The speed of response

"What I value about Global Health Action is the speed of response, the spectrum of contributions and the geographic scope."

Prof Annelies Wilder-Smith, Singapore

I am very impressed with the professionalism

"I am very impressed with the professionalism and efficiency with which your team handled our article. Every single detail was paid attention to from my pdf-comments, and even more was done to enhance the article. It's been a pleasant privilege to deal with Global Health Action and Co-Action Publishing."

Jané Joubert, Australia

Communication always swift and friendly

"We were very pleased with the professional publishing services provided by Global Health Action. The review process was transparent and communication always swift and friendly. They provided support and feedback whenever needed and even helped to increase visibility and access rates of the submitted paper."

Habib Benzian, Germany

A global platform

"Thanking Global Health Action for publishing my research. I feel it is indeed a global platform to confront with your hard work. My research was my hard work and it got paid off due to your support."

Dr. Neeta Ghimire, Nepal