Improving the dental health of the world's most disadvantaged children by

  • Building global leadership

  • Improving oral health

  • Increasing social responsibility
     

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Professor Raman Bedi

"We believe every child can and should have a healthy smile because oral health is crucial for general health and well-being."

Professor Raman Bedi, Chairman

1 in 5 children globally suffer from poor oral health, leading to suffering and long term health issues. We're working to change this.

End Infant Oral Mutilation

Infant Oral Mutilation affects 25 million children a year across Africa.

Help us stop this barbaric practice

Special Care Dentistry

We are working to improve the provision of Special Care Dentistry for children worldwide.

Find out about our essential work

Syrian Child Refugees

We are working with Jordanian dental students to help improve child oral health of Syrian refugees in camps across Jordan.

Help us to treat 10,000 children

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SEAL Cambodia

Sealing teeth protects against tooth decay and pain. SEAL Cambodia has fissure-sealed 66,000 children in 4 years.

Help us reach more

Senior Dental Leaders

Our flagship leadership programme develops the strategic leadership skills of the world's senior dental professionals.

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Advanced Dental Leadership

An exciting new online oral health leadership programme enabling dentists to become highly effective, innovate creatively and achieve their clinical, business and personal goals.

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Latest news
We are delighted to announce the results of GCDFund’s Richard Law Award 2020. In honour of the late Richard Law, an accountant who tragically died...
Oral health is inarguably the key to a healthy quality of life. Unfortunately, many people seem to forget. The WHO states that most oral diseases and...
It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the passing of Dr Anthony R. Volpe. Tony was a cherished Trustee of the Global Child Dental Fund since...