New Private Sector Board Members Elected to the Global Fund Board for 2021-2023

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Ahead of the Global Fund’s 45th Board meeting in May, the members of the Private Sector Constituency (PSC) re-elected Sherwin Charles (Co-Founder and CEO at Goodbye Malaria) as Board Member, and elected Jirair Ratevosian (Executive Director at Gilead Sciences) as Alternate Board Member, representing the private sector to the Global Fund’s Board. Mr. Charles will serve his second term as Board … Read More

Ian MatthewsNew Private Sector Board Members Elected to the Global Fund Board for 2021-2023

Global Fund Launches 6th Partnership Forums

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March marked the conclusion of the Global Fund’s 6th Partnership Forums, a series of virtual events spanning the globe designed to collect ideas, perspectives and guidance from across the full Global Fund partnership to feed into the development of the Fund’s post-2022 Strategy.  The Global Fund’s next Strategy will set out how the Fund aims to contribute to the achievement … Read More

Ian MatthewsGlobal Fund Launches 6th Partnership Forums

Viatris: A Commitment to Expanding Access to Healthcare Worldwide

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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

Ian MatthewsViatris: A Commitment to Expanding Access to Healthcare Worldwide

Call for Applications: Private Sector Board and Alternate Board Member Positions

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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

Ian MatthewsCall for Applications: Private Sector Board and Alternate Board Member Positions

GBCHealth 2020 Retrospective

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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

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Private Sector & Global Fund’s Role in COVID-19 Response in Focus at PSC Annual Retreat

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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

Ian MatthewsPrivate Sector & Global Fund’s Role in COVID-19 Response in Focus at PSC Annual Retreat

World AIDS Day 2020: Global Solidarity, Shared Responsibility

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How private sector innovations and initiatives are shaping the fight against HIV/AIDS This Tuesday, December 1st is World AIDS Day, when the world comes together to raise awareness, support and remember those affected by HIV and AIDS, and to show global solidarity in the fight against the disease.  The COVID-19 pandemic has been the biggest event of 2020, and this … Read More

Ian MatthewsWorld AIDS Day 2020: Global Solidarity, Shared Responsibility

A Talk With Access Bank About Their Sustainability Strategy

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Access Bank was recently granted sustainability certification by the European Organisation for Sustainable Development (EOSD) under its Sustainability Standards and Certification Initiative (SSCI). On September 30, 2020, the Bank was presented with the certificate at the Global Sustainable Finance Awards, held in Karlsruhe, Germany as part of the 2020 World Development Finance Forum (WDFF), becoming the first African commercial bank … Read More

Ian MatthewsA Talk With Access Bank About Their Sustainability Strategy

Global Fund Board Signals Strong Commitment to Sustain the Fight Against HIV, TB, Malaria While Supporting the Global Response to COVID-19

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Earlier this month, the Board of the Global Fund met virtually for its 44th meeting. Convening in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic that has caused more than 50 million cases and 1.27 million deaths, the Board was appreciative of the Global Fund’s rapid and thorough response to the COVID-19 crisis while working to protect progress in the fight against … Read More

Ian MatthewsGlobal Fund Board Signals Strong Commitment to Sustain the Fight Against HIV, TB, Malaria While Supporting the Global Response to COVID-19

Taking the long view: Joining forces to fight the Big Three

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The year 2020 represents the launch of the second phase of the Takeda Initiative, representing a 15-year partnership with the Global Fund, which focuses on improving maternal and child health by integrating quality HIV, tuberculosis (TB), and malaria services in antenatal and postnatal care in priority countries in Africa. The partnership’s first phase, launched in 2010, boosted malaria prevention in Tanzania … Read More

Ian MatthewsTaking the long view: Joining forces to fight the Big Three