34th Global Fund Board Meeting

Nisa PatelEvent

The Global Fund Board will convene for an in-person meeting on November 15-17 in Geneva, Switzerland. Space is restricted and attendance is only open to Board Members, Alternate Board Members, Focal Points, and select delegation members. Contactpsd@gbchealth.org for more information.

Nisa Patel34th Global Fund Board Meeting

Global Fund Private Sector Delegation Bi-Annual Pre-Board Meetings

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The Private Sector Delegation (PSD) will hold its bi-annual meetings on November 14th ahead of the 32nd Global Fund Board Meeting to develop positions on key decisions facing the Board and to prepare for the Board Meeting deliberations. The PSD will also meet with other constituencies on the Global Fund Board to gather information and perspectives on priority Board matters … Read More

Nisa PatelGlobal Fund Private Sector Delegation Bi-Annual Pre-Board Meetings

New Report | Private Sector Consultation on the Equitable Access Initiative

Margaret ArbogastNews

The Equitable Access Initiative (EAI) is a multi-stakeholder initiative established to build a new framework for classifying countries’ health needs and capacities beyond traditional economic metrics. The initiative aims to capture these factors as countries move along the development continuum from low- to middle-income status. Nine co-convening development organizations selected four analytical groups to develop potential models to better gauge … Read More

Margaret ArbogastNew Report | Private Sector Consultation on the Equitable Access Initiative

Perspectives On A New Strategy for the Global Fund

Nisa PatelArticle, News

The Private Sector Delegation (PSD) has devoted considerable energy over the past six months to examining and discussing the Global Fund’s 2017-2022 Strategy. These discussions spanned five separate in-person events as well as electronic dialogues. The PSD intentionally carved out designated space within the official strategic consultation process to gather broad private sector-specific input. In order to capture the perspectives … Read More

Nisa PatelPerspectives On A New Strategy for the Global Fund

Private Sector Consultation on the Equitable Access Initiative | UNGA Side Event

Nisa PatelArticle

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

Nisa PatelPrivate Sector Consultation on the Equitable Access Initiative | UNGA Side Event

Perspectives On A New Strategy to Shape Markets for Health Products

Nisa PatelArticle

The Private Sector constituency has been an active participant in the Global Fund’s recent initiative to revise its Market Shaping Strategy (MSS). The Global Fund is one of the largest procurers of health-related commodities in the world, and as a result of this purchasing power inevitably shapes the markets in which it operates. Recognition of this market shaping power led … Read More

Nisa PatelPerspectives On A New Strategy to Shape Markets for Health Products

UN Members States Adopt New Development Agenda: Highlights from the 70th UN General Assembly and the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit

Nisa PatelArticle

The 70th United Nations General Assembly saw the adoption of an ambitious sustainable development agenda to end poverty, fight inequality and injustice and promote prosperity across the globe. The role of integrated, multi-stakeholder partnerships and universal health coverage featured prominently in discussions about the implementation and realization of the Post-2015 Development Agenda, articulated in the Global Goals. The Global Fund … Read More

Nisa PatelUN Members States Adopt New Development Agenda: Highlights from the 70th UN General Assembly and the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit

Meet the PSD: Jami Taylor

Nisa PatelArticle

Jami Taylor Senior Director, Global Access Policy Johnson & Johnson How did you become involved with the Global Fund? My company began its engagement with the Global Fund when we joined the PSD Advisory Group in the summer of 2014. We had been deeply involved in HIV advocacy and product innovation for more than a decade, and had recently entered … Read More

Nisa PatelMeet the PSD: Jami Taylor

Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015

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The Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015 aims to identify solutions to the world’s unmet health needs through research and innovation. As world leaders shift their focus to the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals, increased understanding of the impact of research and innovation on health is of critical importance. Scientific research and innovation has transformative effects on not only … Read More

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2014 Private Sector Delegation’s Annual Report

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Read the PSD’s 2014 Annual Report to learn about the Private Sector Delegation’s contribution to the Global Fund’s mission over the past year. As a member of the Global Fund Board, the PSD was an active voice in the on-going Board debates to shape and prepare for the launch of the new funding model and also contributed to additional major … Read More

Nisa Patel2014 Private Sector Delegation’s Annual Report