Healthcare and Economic Growth in Africa: Innovative Financing

Ian MatthewsArticle

This is the second article in a planned series which will review the findings of the recently-released Healthcare and Economic Growth in Africa report. The report provides an overview of the state of African health and health systems, with the aim of guiding investments and shaping narratives around health in Africa. This article offers insight into the status of, and … Read More

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Innovative Development Impact Bond Partnership for Increasing Breast Cancer Care Survival in India

Ian MatthewsArticle

Opportunity for diagnostic & device companies and other parties to join a life-saving initiative By Pam Bolton, Head of Partnerships, Tech Care for All Leading impact investor KOIS is seeking companies, foundations, impact investors, and bi- and multi-lateral agencies to join a bold new initiative to transform India’s cancer care through innovative finance. This effort exemplifies the range of novel … Read More

Ian MatthewsInnovative Development Impact Bond Partnership for Increasing Breast Cancer Care Survival in India

Africa-EU Summit 2017

Ian MatthewsEvent

Investing in the youth for a sustainable future The fifth African Union – European Union (AU-EU) summit will take place on 29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. 2017 is a defining year for EU-Africa relations, as it has been ten years since the adoption of the joint Africa-EU Strategy. The AU-EU summit will be a key moment and opportunity to strengthen political and economic ties between the … Read More

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6th EU-Africa Business Summit

Ian MatthewsEvent

The 6th EU‐Africa Business Forum (EABF) is aimed at increasing investments with development impact in Africa. With its overarching theme being “investing in job creation for youth”, the Business Forum will look at the challenges and opportunities for investment in Africa along four strategic priorities of the EU-Africa cooperation, such as renewable energy, agribusiness, infrastructure and the digital economy, and … Read More

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Event: Opportunities in Innovative Health Financing with the Global Fund

Alyssa GovindanNews, Newsletter

The Global Fund Private Sector Delegation (PSD) will host an event on the sidelines of the 38th Global Fund Board meeting to discuss opportunities in innovative health financing. A significant increase in resources and funding is essential if we are to reach sustainable development goal (SDG) targets including eliminating HIV, TB and Malaria by 2030. Pressures on donor financing combined … Read More

Alyssa GovindanEvent: Opportunities in Innovative Health Financing with the Global Fund

Global Fund 5th Replenishment Conference

Nisa PatelEvent

The government of Canada will host the Fifth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in Montréal, Quebec, on 16 September 2016. This conference will bring global health leaders together to further mobilize efforts to end the epidemics of three of the world’s most devastating diseases – AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria – by 2030.   The Global Fund partnership … Read More

Nisa PatelGlobal Fund 5th Replenishment Conference

14th Global Health & Innovation Conference

Nisa PatelEvent

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world’s largest global health conference and social entrepreneurship conference.  This must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes 2,200 leaders, changemakers, students, and professionals from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship. The conference’s 300 confirmed speakers include: Keynotes will include: Jeffrey Sachs, PhD, Director of Earth Institute, Columbia University; Quetelet Professor of … Read More

Nisa Patel14th Global Health & Innovation Conference

Business Must Continue to Lead to “End Malaria for Good”

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog

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

Nisa PatelBusiness Must Continue to Lead to “End Malaria for Good”

2016 Financing & Innovation in Global Health Forum

Nisa PatelEvent

To achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we need a unique combination of capital and innovation from across the public, private and philanthropic sectors. How do we make it a reality? And what can we do now to set that process in motion? Join us in Washington, DC alongside the World Bank Group’s annual spring meeting for the Financing & … Read More

Nisa Patel2016 Financing & Innovation in Global Health Forum

The Global Fund’s 5th Replenishment: What, Why and How?

Nisa PatelArticle

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

Nisa PatelThe Global Fund’s 5th Replenishment: What, Why and How?