GBCHealth Mission: To leverage the resources of the business community for positive impact on global health challenges.
Healthy People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific - The Healthy People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific private sector meeting was held on May 10, 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand as part of the Joint Malaria Week. Co-organized by the Asian Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA) and the Myanmar Health and Development Consortium (MHDC), with support from Sanofi and Sumitomo Chemical, the meeting brought together ... Read More
GBCHealth Announces Winner of the 2016 Women & Girls Business Action on Health Award - Award Recognizes Business Leadership in Improving the Health and Well-Being of Women and Girls May 17, 2016 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Today, GBCHealth announced Johnson & Johnson as the winner of the 2016 Women and Girls Business Action on Health Award for the company’s innovative partnerships to prevent and treat obstetric fistula. Alongside Johnson & Johnson, BASF, MSD and Philips ... Read More
Business Must Continue to Lead to “End Malaria for Good” - End Malaria for Good. That’s the theme of this year’s World Malaria Day – a fitting, aspirational and accomplishable goal as we kick off Agenda 2030 in this transitional year of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). Across the global malaria community, we should feel gratified with our tremendous success, having saved over 6.2 million lives that would have been lost ... Read More
Spotlight on PSD Members – Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, Sumitomo Chemical and Sanofi - In honor of World TB Day and World Malaria Day, we are highlighting some of the extraordinary work the PSD member companies are undertaking in the fight to end these epidemics. Read more about how Eli Lilly is bringing global attention to the TB-diabetes co-epidemic, Janssen’s partnership to expand access to a new MDR-TB drug, Sumitomo Chemical’s commitment to protect ... Read More
The Global Fund’s 5th Replenishment: What, Why and How? - What is the Global Fund Replenishment? The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria provides grants to low and middle-income countries to fund prevention, treatment and care programs for people with HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria. In 2003, the Global Fund adopted a three-year replenishment model to assure countries of sustained and predictable financial support for their programs. The Fourth ... Read More
Meet the PSD: Caroline Desrousseaux - Caroline Desrousseaux Global Accounts Manager, Vestergaard How did Vestergaard become involved with the Global Fund? Vestergaard has been engaged with the Global Fund since its creation. We are a company devoted to innovating products for people in the developing world and we are the leading manufacturer of bed nets which have been instrumental in the war against malaria. As such, ... Read More