Interviews: Leveraging business models for social good: An Insider Look at CSR

Alyssa GovindanNews, Newsletter

There are any number of way to define Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). For the purpose of this article we are referring to efforts made by companies aimed at making some sort of social or environmental impact. It is a way for companies to attract consumers and employees while also giving back to society. CSR picked up at the turn of … Read More

Alyssa GovindanInterviews: Leveraging business models for social good: An Insider Look at CSR

The What, the Why, and the How of Building Capacity for Collective Impact

Nisa PatelEvent

Building capacity for collective impact is critical for funders, backbone leaders, and others working together to address complex social problems in communities. Among the most important capacities are system leadership, data sharing and analysis, community engagement, and more. Drawing from the learnings from the Rider-Pool Foundation’s Collective Impact Fellowship—an intensive, place-based collective impact leadership development program—this webinar will delve into … Read More

Nisa PatelThe What, the Why, and the How of Building Capacity for Collective Impact

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

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

2016 Skoll World Forum

Nisa PatelEvent

Each year, nearly 1,000 of the world’s most influential social entrepreneurs, key thought leaders, and strategic partners gather at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School to exchange ideas, solutions, and information. The Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship is the premier international platform for advancing entrepreneurial approaches and solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. Our mission is to … Read More

Nisa Patel2016 Skoll World Forum

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

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

Third International Conference on Financing for Development

Nisa PatelEvent

The Third International Conference on Financing for Development will gather high-level political representatives, including Heads of State and Government, and Ministers of Finance, Foreign Affairs and Development Cooperation, as well as all relevant institutional stakeholders, non-governmental organizations and business sector entities. The Conference will result in an intergovernmentally negotiated and agreed outcome, which should constitute an important contribution to and … Read More

Nisa PatelThird International Conference on Financing for Development

Report Launch: The Ultimate Investment in the Future: Profiles of Corporate Engagement in Newborn Health and Development

Nisa PatelEvent

Join GBCHealth and the MDG Health Alliance on Thursday, May 14 at 9:00 AM EDT as we unveil “The Ultimate Investment in the Future: Profiles of Corporate Engagement in Newborn Health and Development,” the first-of-its-kind catalogue of corporate investments that are reducing newborn mortality and morbidity in over 70 low-resource settings around the world. While maternal and child survival has … Read More

Nisa PatelReport Launch: The Ultimate Investment in the Future: Profiles of Corporate Engagement in Newborn Health and Development