Statement from the Private Sector Constituency to the Roll Back Malaria Partnership on the Passing of Alan Magill

Margaret ArbogastNews

The Private Sector Constituency of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership Board is deeply saddened by the sudden loss of our colleague and friend Alan Magill. Many of us worked closely with Alan during his time at the Gates Foundation. We all admired his visionary leadership of the Malaria Portfolio as he challenged not only his team but us too in … Read More

Margaret ArbogastStatement from the Private Sector Constituency to the Roll Back Malaria Partnership on the Passing of Alan Magill

Meet the Members Council: Jean-Marc Bouchez and Nicole Malick

Nisa PatelNews

Jean-Marc Bouchez Chief Medical Officer, General Manager, Guilin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Nicole Malick Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, NRS International (TANA Netting)   Tell us a little about your company’s approach to malaria control and elimination. In the last few years, Guilin Pharma has conducted different innovative campaigns and programs in malaria prevention and control. As the innovator of injectable artesunate … Read More

Nisa PatelMeet the Members Council: Jean-Marc Bouchez and Nicole Malick

A Closer Look: Malaria R&D Challenges And How To Address Them

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Sustaining the gains achieved in malaria control and prevention during the MDG era as we transition to the SDGs will require an ongoing commitment to research and development (R&D) of new tools, including drugs, diagnostics and health products. With up to two-thirds of malaria-endemic countries facing artemisinin resistance, and pyrethroid insecticide resistance rising throughout Africa with no available alternatives, elimination … Read More

Nisa PatelA Closer Look: Malaria R&D Challenges And How To Address Them

RBM Private Sector Members Council News – August 2015

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BASF BASF and University of Göttingen Scientists Find New Specific Insecticide Target Protein BAYER Bayer Publishes a view into the future insecticide landscape for malaria vector control EXXONMOBIL ExxonMobil Announces $10 Million in New Grants To Raise Public Awareness of Malaria GUILIN PHARMACEUTICALS Guilin Pharma Launches Anti-Malaria Film In Africa GLAXOSMITHKLINE Positive results from Phase II trial of Malaria vaccine … Read More

Nisa PatelRBM Private Sector Members Council News – August 2015

2015 GBCHealth Business Leadership Awards

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GBCHealth bestowed its 2015 Business Leaderships Awards to Nigerian businessmen and philanthropists Aliko Dangote and Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede for their steadfast commitment to global health in their own country and globally. The Awards were presented at high-level Dinner held on July 24th, 2015 in Lagos, Nigeria and attended by prominent members from Nigerian business, government and civil society. Access Bank Plc … Read More

Nisa Patel2015 GBCHealth Business Leadership Awards

CAMA Partners with Etisalat and National Malaria Elimination Programme on World Mosquito Day Advocacy Campaign in Nigeria

Margaret ArbogastArticle, News

Each year on August 20th the world celebrates World Mosquito Day. This year, as a result of its 2016 Annual Technical Forum, CAMA formed a partnership with Etisalat Nigeria, the National Malaria Elimination Programme of Nigeria and HACEY Health Initiative, on a Nigeria-wide World Mosquito Day Campaign. The campaign spanned social media, print media and radio/TV slots with messages on … Read More

Margaret ArbogastCAMA Partners with Etisalat and National Malaria Elimination Programme on World Mosquito Day Advocacy Campaign in Nigeria

How to Market Health and Make Markets Healthier

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Via DevEx | By Sibylle Koenig | 07 August 2015 With the Addis Ababa Action Agenda on financing for development now set in stone, one question has come to the fore among the ranks of the global development community: What will be the impact on human development and rights issues of the so-called new financing mechanisms — blended, nongrant and private … Read More

Margaret ArbogastHow to Market Health and Make Markets Healthier

The Road to 2020: Media Coverage

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In addition to the social media reach by #EndMalaria2020, the 2015 CAMA Annual Technical Forum, The Road to 2020: Mobilizing the Private Sector in Nigeria’s Fight Against Malaria, received wide media coverage within Nigeria. Read more about the event on the following outlets: Business day If you want to improve your productivity, then you need to get malaria under control. The road to … Read More

Margaret ArbogastThe Road to 2020: Media Coverage

Isaiah Owalabi, CAMA Program Manager, Receives Queen’s Young Leaders Award

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GBCHealth’s Atlas Corps Fellow, Isaiah Owolabi, who has been managing the Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA) for the past year, was honored to receive a Queen’s Young Leaders Award. The Queen’s Young Leaders Programme discovers, celebrates and supports exceptional young people from across the Commonwealth. Award winners, aged 18-29, are recognized by The Queen for taking the lead … Read More

Margaret ArbogastIsaiah Owalabi, CAMA Program Manager, Receives Queen’s Young Leaders Award

GSK’s malaria candidate vaccine, Mosquirix™ (RTS,S), receives positive opinion from European regulators for the prevention of malaria in young children in sub-Saharan Africa

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24 July 2015 | Via GSK WHO will now assess how the world’s first malaria candidate vaccine might be used alongside other tools to prevent malaria GSK announced today that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive scientific opinion for its malaria candidate vaccine MosquirixTM, also known as … Read More

Margaret ArbogastGSK’s malaria candidate vaccine, Mosquirix™ (RTS,S), receives positive opinion from European regulators for the prevention of malaria in young children in sub-Saharan Africa