Business and the Effort to Leave No One Behind

Ian MatthewsNews

By Mabingue Ngom, Regional Director West Africa, UNFPA For years too many of us striving to improve the lives of fellow Africans have picked their focus – education or health, babies or mothers – and channeled their efforts in one direction. But in 2015, politicians and development partners came together and agreed it’s time for a new approach. Our work … Read More

Ian MatthewsBusiness and the Effort to Leave No One Behind

Engaging the Private Sector and Developing Partnerships to Advance Health and the SDGs (PART II) – A Workshop Series

Nisa PatelEvent

The Academies’ Forum on Public-Private Partnerships for Global Health and Safety (PPP Forum) is convening a Part II Workshop to better understand the perspectives on PPPs from the local/national/regional stakeholders in high-, low-, and middle-income countries critical to planning for and implementing SDGs; explore how PPPs can advance the social, environmental, and economic development agenda of countries and facilitate multisectoral … Read More

Nisa PatelEngaging the Private Sector and Developing Partnerships to Advance Health and the SDGs (PART II) – A Workshop Series

GBCHealth Announces Finalists of the Second Round of 2016 Business Action on Health Awards

Nisa PatelArticle, News

GBCHealth is pleased to announce the finalists of the 2016 Business Action on Health Awards in the categories of: Partnerships for Global Health, Community Programs—Focus on Global Health Security, and Workforce & Workplace Engagement. This select group of finalists represents best-in-class initiatives among private sector actors to make the world a safer and healthier place to live. Championing a variety … Read More

Nisa PatelGBCHealth Announces Finalists of the Second Round of 2016 Business Action on Health Awards

Event Takeaways | 2016 Best in Business Action: Women & Girls

Nisa PatelArticle

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

Nisa PatelEvent Takeaways | 2016 Best in Business Action: Women & Girls

The Accessibility Platform: A New Tool to Address Supply Chain Challenges

Nisa PatelArticle, News

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.  And, even when procurement capacity is strong, last mile delivery challenges persist. Even the most effective, innovative drugs are rendered useless … Read More

Nisa PatelThe Accessibility Platform: A New Tool to Address Supply Chain Challenges

Applications Open for Second Round of 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards

Nisa PatelArticle, News

Applications are now open for the 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards in the categories of: Partnerships for Global Health, Community Programs—Focus on Global Health Security, and Workforce & Workplace Engagement. Apply now and share with your networks. The GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards honor companies that exemplify a spirit of innovation and dedication to outstanding achievements in global … Read More

Nisa PatelApplications Open for Second Round of 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards

WEF on Latin America

Nisa PatelEvent

Latin America has enjoyed almost a decade of continual and more inclusive growth. Now the region has arrived at a crossroads, both in the face of global developments and regional transformations. On the one hand, growth rates are stalling, aggravated by external macroeconomic pressures, falling commodity prices and a low savings rate in various countries. This may put social gains … Read More

Nisa PatelWEF on Latin America

Johnson & Johnson Wins 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Award: Focus on Women & Girls

Nisa PatelNews

GBCHealth’s Business Action on Health Awards have been an important tool to recognize corporate leadership and commitment to improving global health through the implementation of high-impact, evidence-based health programs. This year, GBCHealth introduced a new award category to emphasize the importance of investing in the health of women and girls. GBCHealth is proud to announce Johnson & Johnson’s Private-Sector Pioneer in Fostering … Read More

Nisa PatelJohnson & Johnson Wins 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Award: Focus on Women & Girls

Celebrate Winner of the 2016 Women & Girls Business Action on Health Award

Nisa PatelEvent

Join GBCHealth at Women Deliver on May 17th at 10:10 AM as we announce the winner of the 2016 Business Action on Health Award: Women & Girls. Nine exemplary programs were short-listed and reviewed by an esteemed panel of external judges. Each of these programs demonstrates powerful corporate commitment to improving the health and well-being of women and girls. For more than a decade, … Read More

Nisa PatelCelebrate Winner of the 2016 Women & Girls Business Action on Health Award

GBCHealth Announces Winner of the 2016 Women & Girls Business Action on Health Award

Nisa PatelNews

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

Nisa PatelGBCHealth Announces Winner of the 2016 Women & Girls Business Action on Health Award