GBCHealth Mission: To leverage the full resources of the business community to meet today’s most pressing global health challenges.
Transition at the Top: GBCHealth Appoints Lesley-Anne Long as New President and Chief Executive Officer - February 16 – GBCHealth announced today the appointment of Lesley-Anne Long as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. In this role, she will lead the organization’s strategy and multi-sector collaborations with the business community and public sector agencies to address some of today’s toughest global health challenges. Lesley-Anne takes over from outgoing President and CEO Nancy Wildfeir-Field, following her ... Read More
Viatris: A Commitment to Expanding Access to Healthcare Worldwide - Viatris has set out to reimagine healthcare, not as it is, but as it should be. Created through the combination of Mylan N.V. and Pfizer’s Upjohn business, Viatris is a new kind of global healthcare company focused on helping everyone, everywhere get the healthcare they need. Viatris’ product portfolio spans both non-communicable and infectious diseases, including globally recognized brands, complex ... Read More
Call for Applications: Private Sector Board and Alternate Board Member Positions - The Private Sector Constituency (PSC) to the Board of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is now accepting applications for Board member and Alternate Board member positions for the upcoming 2021-2023 term. The PSC Board member and Alternate Board member will represent the private sector as a voting constituency to the Global Fund Board for a two-year ... Read More
GBCHealth 2020 Retrospective - 2020 was a tumultuous year as we, along with the rest of the world, adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 continues to have a major impact on the global healthcare ecosystem and beyond. It has disrupted delivery of essential products and services which are critical in efforts to control infectious diseases, and in protecting the health of our most vulnerable ... Read More
Peace in the Sahel: Demography, Peace and Security in Focus at High-Level Symposium - On December 2nd, the United Nations Population Fund West and Central Africa Regional Office (UNFPA WCARO) and the Government of Niger hosted a virtual symposium on Demography, Peace, and Security (DPS) in the Sahel. The primary aim of the event was to engage in high-level policy and advocacy dialogue on the links between demography, peace, and security, and develop a ... Read More
Private Sector & Global Fund’s Role in COVID-19 Response in Focus at PSC Annual Retreat - Earlier this month, the Private Sector Constituency (PSC) to the Board of the Global Fund gathered for its first ever virtual Annual Retreat to discuss and provide input on the development of the new Global Fund Strategy and the role of the private sector in achieving the Global Fund’s strategic goals and mission. The 10th Annual Retreat, hosted by IQVIA, ... Read More