2016 International Conference on Family Planning

Nisa PatelEvent

Every other year since 2009, the International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) has brought together the family planning community to share best practices, celebrate successes, and chart a course forward. This year, the fourth ICFP will be held in Indonesia, a country that has successfully proved its leadership in innovative family planning programming. Indonesia’s national family planning initiatives doubled the contraceptive prevalence rate … Read More

Nisa Patel2016 International Conference on Family Planning

Health Credit Exchange: Partnering to Drive Better Health Outcomes

Nisa PatelNews

January 14, 2016 10:00 – 11:30 AM EST GBCHealth, in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Corporate Citizenship Center, hosted a webinar with a select group of corporate partners to introduce the Health Credit Exchange (HCX) – a new GBCHealth innovative financing initiative. The webinar provided insights into the structure and function of the initiative and highlighted opportunities for companies to expand their social investment … Read More

Nisa PatelHealth Credit Exchange: Partnering to Drive Better Health Outcomes

WEBINAR | The Health Credit Exchange: Partnering to Drive Better Health Outcomes

Nisa PatelEvent

GBCHealth and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation invite you to join us on Thursday, January 14, 2016 10:00 AM -11:30 AM EST (15.00 – 16.30 GMT/UTC) as we introduce a select group of corporate partners to the Health Credit Exchange (HCX) – a new GBCHealth innovative financing initiative. Significant gaps remain to fully financing the health-related Sustainable Development Goals … Read More

Nisa PatelWEBINAR | The Health Credit Exchange: Partnering to Drive Better Health Outcomes

Global Fund Replenishment Preparatory Meeting

Margaret ArbogastEvent

The Replenishment Preparatory Meeting will be held in Tokyo on 17 December 2015, and will provide partners with key information on the impact achieved and the resources needed to accelerate efforts to end the epidemics over the next three years. A Replenishment Pledging Conference is planned for mid-2016. The meeting also provides a forum for representatives of governments, civil society, … Read More

Margaret ArbogastGlobal Fund Replenishment Preparatory Meeting

Private Sector Delegation Provides Strategic Input to the 34th Global Fund Board Meeting

Nisa PatelArticle

The 34th Meeting of the Board of the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria From November 14th through 17th the Private Sector Delegation convened in Geneva, Switzerland for the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria’s 34th Board Meeting.  As 2017 marks the beginning of the next six-year strategic planning period for the Global Fund, the meeting and its … Read More

Nisa PatelPrivate Sector Delegation Provides Strategic Input to the 34th Global Fund Board Meeting

Global Maternal Newborn Health Conference

Nisa PatelEvent

Join the Secretariat of Health of Mexico and 15 other convening partners in Mexico City, for a landmark technical conference to discuss strategies for reaching every mother and newborn with high-quality health care. The Global Maternal Newborn Health Conference will provide a forum to identify, understand and respond to the most urgent health needs of mothers and newborns, focusing on quality care, … Read More

Nisa PatelGlobal Maternal Newborn Health Conference

UNITLIFE: A Briefing for Private Sector Partners

Nisa PatelArticle

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 Rockefeller Foundation, 420 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY UNITLIFE – a new financing mechanism to fund nutrition programs in sub-Saharan Africa – was launched at the United Nations on September 28th. Taking a novel approach to financing, UNITLIFE uses a micro levy on the extractive industry, to create cost-effective, scalable and sustainable solutions for maternal and … Read More

Nisa PatelUNITLIFE: A Briefing for Private Sector Partners

Perspectives On A New Strategy to Shape Markets for Health Products

Nisa PatelArticle

The Private Sector constituency has been an active participant in the Global Fund’s recent initiative to revise its Market Shaping Strategy (MSS). The Global Fund is one of the largest procurers of health-related commodities in the world, and as a result of this purchasing power inevitably shapes the markets in which it operates. Recognition of this market shaping power led … Read More

Nisa PatelPerspectives On A New Strategy to Shape Markets for Health Products

GBCHealth Announces Commitment to Every Woman Every Child

Nisa PatelNews

September 25, 2015 – GBCHealth today announced a commitment to focus $5 million USD of organizational resources over the next five years on efforts to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health (RMNCAH), and continue the advancement of corporate engagement on these issues through its communications, advocacy and partnership platforms. Building on the foundational work of the organization and … Read More

Nisa PatelGBCHealth Announces Commitment to Every Woman Every Child

United Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015

Nisa PatelEvent

The United Nations is now in the process of defining Sustainable Development Goals as part a new sustainable development agenda that must finish the job and leave no one behind. This agenda, to be launched at the Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015, is currently being discussed at the UN General Assembly, where Member States and civil society are making … Read More

Nisa PatelUnited Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015