1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
EWEC Hub Tent
UN Headquarters North Lawn
New York, New York
(RSVP by September 19)
The Skoll Foundation, United Nations Foundation, and TED
For additional information, email wtfuture
Organized by United Nations Foundation and Wellcome Trust
A high-level breakfast aiming to review progress on AMR since last year’s High-Level Meeting, to showcase new innovations and political commitments, and to maintain momentum in the efforts to combat AMR. This event will review progress that has been made in addressing AMR one year on from the UN High Level Meeting on AMR, and future challenges. The event will also focus on the ‘One-Health’ approach and action Across the human, animal, environmental spectrums to fight AMR.
Organized by Access Accelerated
Join Access Accelerated for an exclusive, thought-provoking forum addressing the growing burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in Africa, Latin America and Asia. The event will feature an in-depth panel discussion with global leaders from public health, government and the biopharmaceutical industry on how the public and private sectors can unite to develop solutions that drive progress toward meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goal to reduce premature deaths from NCDs by one-third by 2030.
Guests will also have the opportunity to explore a marketplace of exhibits from current partner initiatives around the world, and meet other leaders in global health during a networking reception.
Organized by Stop TB Partnership, World Health Organization (WHO) and RESULTS
This high-level reception will bring partners and stakeholders together in preparation of the UN High Level Meeting Towards Ending TB in 2018, and to discuss key outcomes from a newly launched report on drug resistant pathogens and the TB drug pipeline.