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Apply Today! Deadline for 2016 Business Action on Health Awards is August 3rd! - GBCHealth is accepting applications for the second round of the 2016 Business Action on Health Awards close on August 3rd. For more than a decade, GBCHealth has recognized companies with exemplary achievements in health, affording them a powerful opportunity to gain visibility for their leadership. Judged by an independent panel of international experts, the Business Action on Health Awards are ... Read More
Center for Global Development Releases New Global Health Book - by Amanda Glassman, Vice President for Programs, Director of Global Health Policy, and Senior Fellow , Center for Global Development Over the past 15 years, people in low- and middle-income countries have experienced a health revolution—one that has created new opportunities and brought new challenges. It is a revolution that keeps mothers and babies alive, helps children grow, and enables ... Read More
Pact and Chevron Launch Integrated Program to Fight HIV and AIDS in Nigeria - WASHINGTON, D.C., Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ – Today, Pact and Chevron announced the launch of PROMOT II, a $1.5 million, two-year initiative to prevent mother to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. The initiative, launching this week during the 21stInternational AIDS Conference, builds on a four-year partnership between Pact and Chevron in Nigeria. “Because some of Chevron’s largest ... Read More
#GBCtalksHIV with Michel Sidibé: Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS - This interview is the second in a four-part series in which experts reflect on the progress made since the groundbreaking AIDS 2000 Conference in Durban and the challenges that remain. The 21st International AIDS Conference is being held in Durban, South Africa, July 18-22. Given that 60 percent of people living with HIV lack access to treatment, what needs to be done in ... Read More
#GBCtalksHIV with Kelly Curran: Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS - This interview with Kelly Curran, Director of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Diseases at Jhpiego, is the first in a four-part series in which experts reflect on the progress made since the groundbreaking AIDS 2000 Conference in Durban and the challenges that remain. The 21st International AIDS Conference is being held in Durban, South Africa, July 18-22. What has been the biggest ... Read More
Event Takeaways | 2016 Best in Business Action: Women & Girls - Friday, June 24 2016 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT In Lucknow, India, Dr. Singh and her staff are now better able to meet the needs of their patients after having received quality of care trainings and tailored plans to improve their private health service. “Our mindset about motherhood has completely changed,” she says. “If we can assist in the ... Read More