Call for Applications: 2017-2019 Global Fund PSD Board Member and Alternate Board Member Elections

Margaret ArbogastNews

The Private Sector Delegation (PSD) 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 2017-2019 term. The PSD Board Member and Alternate Board Member will represent the private sector as a voting constituency to the Global Fund’s governance board for a … Read More

Margaret ArbogastCall for Applications: 2017-2019 Global Fund PSD Board Member and Alternate Board Member Elections

A New Year’s Call to Action from Nancy Wildfeir-Field

Nisa PatelArticle, News

Dear Friends and Colleagues, In 2016, GBCHealth achieved a significant milestone – 15 years of mobilizing business action to improve health across the globe. We have been humbled over the years by the overwhelming commitment of time, expertise and resources from each of you, the changemakers we count as partners and colleagues. As one of our founders Ted Turner remarked … Read More

Nisa PatelA New Year’s Call to Action from Nancy Wildfeir-Field

Takeaways | Private Sector Opportunities to Support Maternal Health in Humanitarian and Fragile Settings

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog

December 15, 2016 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET GBCHealth, in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), hosted a discussion on how private sector expertise, networks and resources can support continued access to maternal health care and services in emergency settings. Highlighting the Safe Birth Even Here campaign, UNFPA’s program to support pregnant women and children living in … Read More

Nisa PatelTakeaways | Private Sector Opportunities to Support Maternal Health in Humanitarian and Fragile Settings

Ted Turner Congratulates GBCHealth on 15 Years of Mobilizing Business Action on Health

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog, News

Dear GBCHealth and Partners, GBCHealth has reached a significant milestone – 15 years of mobilizing business action to improve health across the globe. I want to congratulate both the organization and its partners for their commitments and their impact on important health issues. In 1998, I created the United Nations Foundation to support the United Nations’ life-saving and life-changing work. … Read More

Nisa PatelTed Turner Congratulates GBCHealth on 15 Years of Mobilizing Business Action on Health

The future of AIDS: Leading experts reflect on progress and challenges in defeating AIDS

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog

World AIDS Day 2016 brings with it an opportunity for communities worldwide to reflect on the progress, to acknowledge challenges, to develop strategies and to unite in the fight against HIV/AIDS. This year’s theme ‘Leadership. Commitment. Impact.’, highlights the importance of taking responsibility across private and public sectors to facilitate coordinated efforts to solve the issues at hand. As the … Read More

Nisa PatelThe future of AIDS: Leading experts reflect on progress and challenges in defeating AIDS

Doing Your Business – Toilets and Health

Nisa PatelNews

by Ian Matthews, Director, GBCHealth World Toilet Day is November 19th. Hopefully you are reading this sitting… at your desk. This year, I found myself recalling an unforgettable campaign UNICEF launched a few years ago in India to encourage kids to use toilets. The Poo2Loo initiative headlined by Mr. Poo and his Poo Dabba Dance was meant to raise awareness … Read More

Nisa PatelDoing Your Business – Toilets and Health

Partner Spotlight | Sanergy

Nisa PatelBlog, News

November 19 is World Toilet Day, a UN-sanctioned global day to raise awareness about the importance of ensuring access to safe and hygienic sanitation for everyone, forever. On November 19, 2011, Sanergy launched its first Fresh Life Toilet in Nairobi’s Mukuru slum. This year, they will be celebrating their five-year anniversary with a network of over 800 Fresh Life Toilets … Read More

Nisa PatelPartner Spotlight | Sanergy

Transparency Can Enhance CSR Impact

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog, News

By Mira Wang, Communications, GBCHealth Transparency is an essential building block of impactful corporate health and development programs. As companies work toward achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), clarity around motivation and disclosure of both progress and setbacks are fundamental to our collective success. Sharing knowledge in this way enables development programs to generate best practices, allowing new programs to … Read More

Nisa PatelTransparency Can Enhance CSR Impact

Johnson & Johnson: Fostering Innovative Partnerships to Prevent and Treat Obstetric Fistula

Nisa PatelArticle, News

Winner of the 2016 Business Action on Health Award: Women & Girls For more than 20 years, Johnson & Johnson has been working with partners to support and expand programs to prevent and treat obstetric fistula, a traumatic childbirth injury caused by prolonged, obstructed labor. 70% of the more than 2 million cases worldwide remain untreated. Women suffering from the … Read More

Nisa PatelJohnson & Johnson: Fostering Innovative Partnerships to Prevent and Treat Obstetric Fistula