Meet the new Global Fund Board Vice-Chair – John Simon

Ian MatthewsNews

GBCHealth sat down with Ambassador John Simon, the newly appointed Vice-Chair of the Global Fund, to learn more about his priorities and to discuss how the Fund can continue to lead the development community on innovative health financing. Why do you think global health remains one of the few areas to continually receive bipartisan support in the U.S. Congress?  Success … Read More

Ian MatthewsMeet the new Global Fund Board Vice-Chair – John Simon

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

Nisa PatelEvent

LEARN MORE The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development is United Nations central platform for the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals, adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit on 25 September 2015.The Forum, which adopts a Ministerial Declaration, is expected to start effectively delivering on its mandates to provide … Read More

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

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

Spotlight on PSD Members – Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, Sumitomo Chemical and Sanofi

Nisa PatelArticle, News

In honor of World TB Day and World Malaria Day, we are highlighting some of the extraordinary work the PSD member companies are undertaking in the fight to end these epidemics. Read more about how Eli Lilly is bringing global attention to the TB-diabetes co-epidemic, Janssen’s partnership to expand access to a new MDR-TB drug, Sumitomo Chemical’s commitment to protect … Read More

Nisa PatelSpotlight on PSD Members – Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, Sumitomo Chemical and Sanofi

7th Annual CUGH Conference: Bridging a Sustainable Future in Global Health

Nisa PatelEvent

The Consortium of Universities for Global Health’s (CUGH) 2016 Annual Conference will occur at an important transition point for global health.  As the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) define new health and development priorities for the global agenda, we need to understand better the critical intersections between global health and our environment. We also need to find creative ways to sustain … Read More

Nisa Patel7th Annual CUGH Conference: Bridging a Sustainable Future in Global Health

Three ways business can help achieve the SDGs

Nisa PatelNews

Authors: Nancy Wildfeir-Field, John Simon and Suprotik Basu. This article originally appeared on the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda blog on February 11, 2016. The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have mobilized the most successful anti-poverty movement in history. Yet in 2016, we still find ourselves in a situation where millions of families have been left behind. With the launch of … Read More

Nisa PatelThree ways business can help achieve the SDGs

WEBINAR | The Health Credit Exchange: Partnering to Drive Better Health Outcomes

Nisa PatelEvent

GBCHealth and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation invite you to join us on Thursday, January 14, 2016 10:00 AM -11:30 AM EST (15.00 – 16.30 GMT/UTC) as we introduce a select group of corporate partners to the Health Credit Exchange (HCX) – a new GBCHealth innovative financing initiative. Significant gaps remain to fully financing the health-related Sustainable Development Goals … Read More

Nisa PatelWEBINAR | The Health Credit Exchange: Partnering to Drive Better Health Outcomes