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GBCHealth News and Opportunities

GBCHealth News and Opportunities

Bill Roedy

INSIGHTS | Bill Roedy on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS: GBCHealth’s Expert Interview Series

“The private sector must not waver in its efforts to fight HIV/AIDS,” says Bill Roedy in his introduction to GBCHealth’s HIV/AIDS interview series: #GBCtalksHIV. Read more here.

Co-Chairs - Private Sector Members Council

NEWS | New Co-Chairs Elected to RBM Private Sector Members Council

The Private Sector Members Council (PSMC) of the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Partnership has elected Sherwin Charles (Trustee, Nandos Foundation, and CEO of Goodbye Malaria) to a second term, and Caroline Desrousseaux (Global Account Manager, Vestergaard Frandsen) to her first term as Co-Chairs representing the PSMC in its engagement with the RBM Partnership Board, Secretariat and stakeholder community. Meet the new Co-Chairs.

2016 Business Action on Health Awards

AWARDS | Now Accepting Applications for the Second Round of 2016 Business Action on Health Awards

GBCHealth is pleased to announce that the application process is now open for three additional categories for the 2016 Business Action on Health Awards: Partnerships for Global Health, Community Programs: Focus on Health Security, and Workplace and Workforce Engagement. Applications are due August 3, 2016. Contact awards@gbchealth.org for more information.

Accessibility Platform

PARTNER SPOTLIGHT | The Accessibility Platform: A Corporate Approach to Increasing Health Access

Today, the global health community is more focused on supply chain challenges than ever. As multi-lateral donors disburse grant funding for commodity procurement, countries need to be prepared to efficiently absorb and utilize these funds for maximum impact. Recognizing this need, over ten companies – including GBCHealth partners Eli Lilly, Merck | MSD, Novartis, and Sanofi – came together in May 2014 to launch The Accessibility Platform, an initiative to promote awareness and enhanced global focus on the issues and challenges around health product supply and delivery in limited resource settings. Read more.

17 million now on ART conpared to 7.5 million in 2010. But in Middle East and North Africa, only 17% receive lifesaving treatment.-NYT

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UPCOMING EVENTS

11 – 20

High-Level Political Forum 2016: Ensuring that No One is Left Behind

New York, USA

 

17 – 22

14th UN Conference on Trade and Development

Nairobi, Kenya

 

18 – 22

International AIDS Conference 2016

Durban, South Africa

 

22 – 26

6th Asia – Pacific Conference on Public Health

Bangkok, Thailand

 

For more. . .

RESOURCES

Delivering on the SDGs

Deliver For Good: MNCH Investment Area Policy Briefs

Delivering on the Promise: In-country multi-stakeholder platforms to catalyse collaboration and partnerships for Agenda 2030

New little green data book offers tools for measuring progress on the SDGs

GBCHealth’s Resource Library