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GBCHealth Announces Commitment to Every Woman Every Child - September 25, 2015 – GBCHealth today announced a commitment to focus $5 million USD of organizational resources over the next five years on efforts to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health (RMNCAH), and continue the advancement of corporate engagement on these issues through its communications, advocacy and partnership platforms. Building on the foundational work of the organization and ... Read More
Statement from the Private Sector Constituency to the Roll Back Malaria Partnership on the Passing of Alan Magill - The Private Sector Constituency of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership Board is deeply saddened by the sudden loss of our colleague and friend Alan Magill. Many of us worked closely with Alan during his time at the Gates Foundation. We all admired his visionary leadership of the Malaria Portfolio as he challenged not only his team but us too in ... Read More
A Closer Look: Malaria R&D Challenges And How To Address Them - Sustaining the gains achieved in malaria control and prevention during the MDG era as we transition to the SDGs will require an ongoing commitment to research and development (R&D) of new tools, including drugs, diagnostics and health products. With up to two-thirds of malaria-endemic countries facing artemisinin resistance, and pyrethroid insecticide resistance rising throughout Africa with no available alternatives, elimination ... Read More
2015 GBCHealth Business Leadership Awards - GBCHealth bestowed its 2015 Business Leaderships Awards to Nigerian businessmen and philanthropists Aliko Dangote and Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede for their steadfast commitment to global health in their own country and globally. The Awards were presented at high-level Dinner held on July 24th, 2015 in Lagos, Nigeria and attended by prominent members from Nigerian business, government and civil society. Access Bank Plc ... Read More
DevEx Healthy Markets How to Market Health and Make Markets Healthier - Via DevEx | By Sibylle Koenig | 07 August 2015 With the Addis Ababa Action Agenda on financing for development now set in stone, one question has come to the fore among the ranks of the global development community: What will be the impact on human development and rights issues of the so-called new financing mechanisms — blended, nongrant and private ... Read More
FfD_Logo-140 GBCHealth Announces Health Credit Exchange at Financing for Development in Addis - Alongside its partners, the MDG Health Alliance and Total Impact Advisors, GBCHealth announced the formation of the Health Credit Exchange in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at the Third Financing for Development Conference. On Monday, the Exchange was also endorsed by the Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child (GFF) at their official side event hosted by the Secretary ... Read More
UNITLIFE: A Briefing for Private Sector Partners - Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 Rockefeller Foundation, 420 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY UNITLIFE – a new financing mechanism to fund nutrition programs in sub-Saharan Africa – was launched at the United Nations on September 28th. Taking a novel approach to financing, UNITLIFE uses a micro levy on the extractive industry, to create cost-effective, scalable and sustainable solutions for maternal and ... Read More
Private Sector Consultation on the Equitable Access Initiative | UNGA Side Event - Convened by the Private Sector Delegation to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (PSD) and the Business Council for the United Nations (BCUN) and supported by the Conference Board. Monday,  September 28th, 2015 New York, NY The Equitable Access Initiative (EAI) is a multi-stakeholder initiative, jointly convened by nine health and development organizations, established to build a ... Read More