PSD-hosted Private Sector Roundtable on the Equitable Access Initiative

Nisa PatelEvent

The Equitable Access Initiative  (EAI) is a multi-stakeholder initiative established to build a new policy framework to better understand the health needs and constraints countries experience as they move along the development continuum, from low- to middle-income. The initiative, co-convened by nine major global development partners – including GAVI, UNDP, UNFPA, The Global Fund, UNITAID, UNAIDS, UNICEF, World Bank and … Read More

Nisa PatelPSD-hosted Private Sector Roundtable on the Equitable Access Initiative

Three ways business can help achieve the SDGs

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Authors: Nancy Wildfeir-Field, John Simon and Suprotik Basu. This article originally appeared on the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda blog on February 11, 2016. The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have mobilized the most successful anti-poverty movement in history. Yet in 2016, we still find ourselves in a situation where millions of families have been left behind. With the launch of … Read More

Nisa PatelThree ways business can help achieve the SDGs

2016 International Conference on Family Planning

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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

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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

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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

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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