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

Nisa PatelNews

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

Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015

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The Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015 aims to identify solutions to the world’s unmet health needs through research and innovation. As world leaders shift their focus to the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals, increased understanding of the impact of research and innovation on health is of critical importance. Scientific research and innovation has transformative effects on not only … Read More

Nisa PatelGlobal Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015

How to Market Health and Make Markets Healthier

Margaret ArbogastNews

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

GBCHealth Announces Health Credit Exchange at Financing for Development in Addis

Margaret ArbogastNews

Alongside its partners, the MDG Health Alliance and Total Impact Advisors, GBCHealth announced the formation of the Health Credit Exchange in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at the Third Financing for Development Conference. On Monday, the Exchange was also endorsed by the Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child (GFF) at their official side event hosted by the Secretary … Read More

Margaret ArbogastGBCHealth Announces Health Credit Exchange at Financing for Development in Addis

Third International Conference on Financing for Development

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The Third International Conference on Financing for Development will gather high-level political representatives, including Heads of State and Government, and Ministers of Finance, Foreign Affairs and Development Cooperation, as well as all relevant institutional stakeholders, non-governmental organizations and business sector entities. The Conference will result in an intergovernmentally negotiated and agreed outcome, which should constitute an important contribution to and … Read More

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33rd Global Fund Board Meeting

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The Global Fund Board will convene for an in-person meeting on March 30th-April 1st in Geneva, Switzerland. The first day will consist of pre-Board Meeting briefings on key discussion items at the Board Meeting and is open to all Board constituency members.  The Board Meeting will focus on reviewing and approving the 2014 financial report, development of the Global Fund’s … Read More

Nisa Patel33rd Global Fund Board Meeting

PSD Elections for 2015-2017 Board Member and Alternate Board Member: Call for Applications

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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 2015-2017 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

Nisa PatelPSD Elections for 2015-2017 Board Member and Alternate Board Member: Call for Applications

Seeking Private Sector Input: Consultations for the New Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child

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The Global Finance Facility (GFF) was proposed at a high-level “Every Woman Every Child” event during the 69th UN General Assembly in New York, as a new instrument to build long-term domestic and international funding commitments for women’s and children’s health. The GFF Working Group has requested the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) to co-ordinate a wide-ranging … Read More

Nisa PatelSeeking Private Sector Input: Consultations for the New Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child