GBCHealth Mission: To leverage the full resources of the business community to meet today’s most pressing global health challenges.
ExxonMobil Leveraging the Power of Soccer to Educate and Mobilize Youth to Overcome Their Greatest Health Challenges - ExxonMobil supports a wide range of prevention, treatment, research and advocacy programs to end death from malaria, and partners with the world’s leading organizations that work on the frontlines in the fight against malaria. As one of ExxonMobil’s partners, Grassroot Soccer (GRS) uses the convening power of soccer to educate young people in Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea, Mozambique and Papua New ... Read More
Dangote Industries Limited Staff Malaria Program - Using workplace as an effective delivery vehicle for malaria and other health issues to inform and influence employee behavior In support of the Dangote Group Malaria Prevention and Control Policy, Aliko Dangote Foundation, is implementing an annual Malaria Training Program for its employees and contractors in Nigeria. This is aimed at increasing awareness, prevention and control of malaria, reducing related ... Read More
Access Bank ‘Malaria to Zero’ Initiative - The ‘Malaria-to-Zero’ initiative is an unprecedented platform for pooling the resources and capabilities of the organized private sector, to strategically build synergies to generate impact at scale, complementing the Nigerian government’s effort to achieve its malaria pre-elimination goals by 2020. The long-term goal of the ‘Malaria to Zero’ initiative is a Malaria Free Nigeria by 2040. The vision of the ... Read More
ABCHealth: Mobilizing African Business to Change the Face of Health in Africa - GBCHealth, Aliko Dangote Foundation and the UN Economic Commission for Africa jointly hosted the inaugural Africa Business: Health Forum on the margins of the 32nd African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on February 12, 2019. The Forum was attended by nearly 350 participants; It brought together leaders from government and business with a strong appeal for greater collaboration between ... Read More
Engaging the Private Sector To Eliminate Malaria - By Ochuko Keyamo-Onyige, CAMA Country Manager Malaria has a devastating impact not only on the health and wellbeing of people across Africa and around the world, but also on economic growth and stability. As a result, the disease is increasingly presenting itself as both a responsibility and financial consideration for businesses concerned about their workers, consumers and communities where they ... Read More
National Dialogue on Malaria in Nigeria - GBCHealth’s Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) has been closely collaborating with the National Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) in Nigeria for several years to guide and mobilize the private sector in support of the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Health’s Malaria Elimination Agenda 2020, and increase coordination to faster attainment of better health outcomes. This year, CAMA is collaborating with ... Read More
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