#GBCtalksHIV with Ambassador Deborah Birx: Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS

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This interview is the final segment of a four-part series in which experts reflect on the progress made since the groundbreaking AIDS 2000 Conference in Durban and the challenges that remain. The 21st International AIDS Conference was held in Durban, South Africa, July 18-22. Reflecting on this year’s International AIDS Conference in Durban, which continues to serve as a catalyst for global advocacy and … Read More

Nisa Patel#GBCtalksHIV with Ambassador Deborah Birx: Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS

Pact and Chevron Launch Integrated Program to Fight HIV and AIDS in Nigeria

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WASHINGTON, D.C., Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ – Today, Pact and Chevron announced the launch of PROMOT II, a $1.5 million, two-year initiative to prevent mother to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. The initiative, launching this week during the 21stInternational AIDS Conference, builds on a four-year partnership between Pact and Chevron in Nigeria. “Because some of Chevron’s largest … Read More

Nisa PatelPact and Chevron Launch Integrated Program to Fight HIV and AIDS in Nigeria

Event Takeaways | 2016 Best in Business Action: Women & Girls

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Friday, June 24 2016 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT In Lucknow, India, Dr. Singh and her staff are now better able to meet the needs of their patients after having received quality of care trainings and tailored plans to improve their private health service. “Our mindset about motherhood has completely changed,” she says. “If we can assist in the … Read More

Nisa PatelEvent Takeaways | 2016 Best in Business Action: Women & Girls

Personal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS: An Introduction to GBCHealth’s HIV/AIDS Expert Interview Series

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By Bill Roedy, MTV Networks International, Former President (ret.); Board Director and Co-Founder, GBCHealth Bolstered by the global multisector response to Ebola and Zika over the past two years, I have found myself reflecting on the origins of business engagement in the HIV/AIDS pandemic when MTV Networks and the Financial Times came together with four large pharmaceutical companies to start … Read More

Nisa PatelPersonal Perspectives on the Corporate Response to HIV/AIDS: An Introduction to GBCHealth’s HIV/AIDS Expert Interview Series

The Accessibility Platform: A New Tool to Address Supply Chain Challenges

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Today, the global health community is more focused on supply chain challenges than ever – as multi-lateral donors disburse grant funding for commodity procurement, countries need to be prepared to efficiently absorb and utilize these funds for maximum impact.  And, even when procurement capacity is strong, last mile delivery challenges persist. Even the most effective, innovative drugs are rendered useless … Read More

Nisa PatelThe Accessibility Platform: A New Tool to Address Supply Chain Challenges

Applications Open for Second Round of 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards

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Applications are now open for the 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards in the categories of: Partnerships for Global Health, Community Programs—Focus on Global Health Security, and Workforce & Workplace Engagement. Apply now and share with your networks. The GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards honor companies that exemplify a spirit of innovation and dedication to outstanding achievements in global … Read More

Nisa PatelApplications Open for Second Round of 2016 GBCHealth Business Action on Health Awards

Mapping Tool Seeks to Mobilize New and Efficient Investments in Malaria

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Malaria remains a health and economic challenge for Nigeria. As a country, it carries the largest malaria burden in the world with over 100 million cases and 300,000 deaths due to the disease annually (NMEP Strategic Plan for 2014-2020). The negative impact affects all sectors, from high absenteeism in school, to decreased worker productivity and increased insurance costs. An Ambitious … Read More

Nisa PatelMapping Tool Seeks to Mobilize New and Efficient Investments in Malaria

Healthy People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific

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GBCHealth and the Asia-Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA), with the support of the Private Sector Members Council and the Global Fund Private Sector Delegation, are hosting a private sector focused forum on May 10, 2016 on malaria elimination in the Asia-Pacific, with emphasis on Greater Mekong Subregion. The forum, Health People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific, … Read More

Nisa PatelHealthy People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific

The Global Fund’s 5th Replenishment: What, Why and How?

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What is the Global Fund Replenishment? The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria provides grants to low and middle-income countries to fund prevention, treatment and care programs for people with HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria. In 2003, the Global Fund adopted a three-year replenishment model to assure countries of sustained and predictable financial support for their programs.  The Fourth … Read More

Nisa PatelThe Global Fund’s 5th Replenishment: What, Why and How?

Meet the PSD: Caroline Desrousseaux

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Caroline Desrousseaux Global Accounts Manager, Vestergaard How did Vestergaard become involved with the Global Fund? Vestergaard has been engaged with the Global Fund since its creation. We are a company devoted to innovating products for people in the developing world and we are the leading manufacturer of bed nets which have been instrumental in the war against malaria. As such, … Read More

Nisa PatelMeet the PSD: Caroline Desrousseaux