GBCHealth Announces Finalists in the 2016 Business Action on Health Awards: Focus on Women and Girls

Nisa PatelArticle, News

GBCHealth is proud to announce the nine finalists for the 2016 Business Action on Health Award: Focus on Women & Girls. Of the record number of companies who applied for the Award, the select group of finalists exemplifies best-in-class initiatives from around the world. The selected programs cover a wide range of interventions from nutrition projects to innovative technologies to … Read More

Nisa PatelGBCHealth Announces Finalists in the 2016 Business Action on Health Awards: Focus on Women and Girls

7th Annual CUGH Conference: Bridging a Sustainable Future in Global Health

Nisa PatelEvent

The Consortium of Universities for Global Health’s (CUGH) 2016 Annual Conference will occur at an important transition point for global health.  As the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) define new health and development priorities for the global agenda, we need to understand better the critical intersections between global health and our environment. We also need to find creative ways to sustain … Read More

Nisa Patel7th Annual CUGH Conference: Bridging a Sustainable Future in Global Health

2016 Business Action on Health Awards: Women & Girls Judging Panel

Nisa PatelArticle, News

For more than a decade, GBCHealth has recognized companies with exemplary achievements in health with the Business Action on Health Awards. As part of our Every Women Every Child commitment, GBCHealth introduced a new award category in 2016, Women and Girls, to recognize companies that have demonstrated leadership and commitment to improving the health and well-being of women and girls, … Read More

Nisa Patel2016 Business Action on Health Awards: Women & Girls Judging Panel

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

Applications are now open for the first of the 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards: Focus on Women and Girls

Margaret ArbogastNews

Each year, GBCHealth’s Business Action on Health Awards shines a spotlight on exemplary corporate programs that address global health challenges in unique, high-impact and collaborative ways. Improving the health of women and girls around the world is a top priority for the international community, as evidenced by the inclusion of specific health targets in the new Global Goals for Sustainable … Read More

Margaret ArbogastApplications are now open for the first of the 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards: Focus on Women and Girls

CAMA Co-Chair Chevron Launches Malaria Program in Lagos State, Nigeria

Margaret ArbogastNews

Chevron Corporation’s local business unit, Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), in collaboration with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has launched the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) program in Lagos State to support the State health authorities in addressing the considerable impact of malaria on the local population. Malaria is endemic in Lagos State with over 540,000 cases reported in 2014.  In metropolitan … Read More

Margaret ArbogastCAMA Co-Chair Chevron Launches Malaria Program in Lagos State, Nigeria

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

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

Report Launch: The Ultimate Investment in the Future: Profiles of Corporate Engagement in Newborn Health and Development

Nisa PatelEvent

Join GBCHealth and the MDG Health Alliance on Thursday, May 14 at 9:00 AM EDT as we unveil “The Ultimate Investment in the Future: Profiles of Corporate Engagement in Newborn Health and Development,” the first-of-its-kind catalogue of corporate investments that are reducing newborn mortality and morbidity in over 70 low-resource settings around the world. While maternal and child survival has … Read More

Nisa PatelReport Launch: The Ultimate Investment in the Future: Profiles of Corporate Engagement in Newborn Health and Development