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Pact and Chevron Launch Integrated Program to Fight HIV and AIDS in Nigeria - WASHINGTON, D.C., Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ – Today, Pact and Chevron announced the launch of PROMOT II, a $1.5 million, two-year initiative to prevent mother to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. The initiative, launching this week during the 21stInternational AIDS Conference, builds on a four-year partnership between Pact and Chevron in Nigeria. “Because some of Chevron’s largest ... Read More
#GBCtalksHIV with Michel Sidibé: Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS - This interview is the second in a four-part series in which experts reflect on the progress made since the groundbreaking AIDS 2000 Conference in Durban and the challenges that remain. The 21st International AIDS Conference is being held in Durban, South Africa, July 18-22. Given that 60 percent of people living with HIV lack access to treatment, what needs to be done in ... Read More
#GBCtalksHIV with Kelly Curran: Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS - This interview with Kelly Curran, Director of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Diseases at Jhpiego, is the first in a four-part series in which experts reflect on the progress made since the groundbreaking AIDS 2000 Conference in Durban and the challenges that remain. The 21st International AIDS Conference is being held in Durban, South Africa, July 18-22. What has been the biggest ... Read More
Event Takeaways | 2016 Best in Business Action: Women & Girls - Friday, June 24 2016 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT In Lucknow, India, Dr. Singh and her staff are now better able to meet the needs of their patients after having received quality of care trainings and tailored plans to improve their private health service. “Our mindset about motherhood has completely changed,” she says. “If we can assist in the ... Read More
New Co-Chairs Elected to RBM Private Sector Members Council - The Private Sector Members Council of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership (PSMC) has elected Sherwin Charles (Trustee, Nandos Foundation, and CEO of Goodbye Malaria) to a second term, and Caroline Desrousseaux (Global Account Manager, Vestergaard Frandsen) to her first term as Co-Chairs representing the PSMC in its engagement with the RBM Partnership Board, Secretariat and stakeholder community. Their two-year term ... Read More
Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS: An Introduction to GBCHealth’s HIV/AIDS Expert Interview Series - By Bill Roedy, MTV Networks International, Former President (ret.); Board Director and Co-Founder, GBCHealth Bolstered by the global multisector response to Ebola and Zika over the past two years, I have found myself reflecting on the origins of business engagement in the HIV/AIDS pandemic when MTV Networks and the Financial Times came together with four large pharmaceutical companies to start ... Read More