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

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

Private Sector Pre-Meeting to the Consultation for the UNSG’s Global Strategy on Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health

Margaret ArbogastEvent

The Government of the Republic of South Africa and Every Woman Every Child, with support from the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH), World Health Organization (WHO) and other partners, are organizing a consultation from the 6th-7th of May in Johannesburg, South Africa on the updated Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s, and Adolescents’ Health (2016-2030). The new strategy … Read More

Margaret ArbogastPrivate Sector Pre-Meeting to the Consultation for the UNSG’s Global Strategy on Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health

Private Sector Pre-Meeting to the Consultation for the UNSG’s Global Strategy on Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health

Margaret ArbogastNews

The private sector will convene on Tuesday, 5th of May in Johannesburg, South Africa ahead of the Government of the Republic of South Africa and Every Woman Every Child hosted consultation on the updated Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (2016-2030). During the private sector side-meeting, participants will provide feedback on their engagement in the Global Strategy to date, identifying successes and … Read More

Margaret ArbogastPrivate Sector Pre-Meeting to the Consultation for the UNSG’s Global Strategy on Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health

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

Nisa PatelNews

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

The Latest 2014 Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Reports

Margaret ArbogastArticle

As we near the final year marker for the Millennium Development Goals, The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, Countdown to 2015: Maternal, Newborn and Child Survival, and the Independent Expert Review Group have released reports on the current progress of health programming to reduce the burden of death and disease, the gaps in programming, financing and infrastructure, and … Read More

Margaret ArbogastThe Latest 2014 Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Reports