Posts Tagged ‘World Health Assembly’

Diverse Pathways and Partnerships to Universal Health Coverage

Organized by Global Health Council, Living Goods, IntraHealth International, and Frontline Health Workers Coalition May 24 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Geneva Press Club 106 Route de Ferney 1202 Geneva, Switzerland MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION *This event will be webcast live* Global Health Council, Living Goods, IntraHealth International, and Frontline Health Workers Coalition cordially invite…

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From the Ground Up: NCDs, TB, and Resilient Health Systems

Organized by Global Health Council, NCD Roundtable, Stop TB Partnership, and ACTION May 23 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CEST Club suisse de la presse – Geneva Press Club 106 Route de Ferney 1202 Geneva, Switzerland MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION Weak health systems that cannot provide a full spectrum of quality care combined with the…

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Getting Local with Global Health Security: A Path Toward Sustainable Action

Organized by May 21 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CEST Club Suisse de la Press, Route de Ferney 106 Geneva, Switzerland REGISTRATION *This event will be webcast live* Protecting the world from infectious disease threats requires that national governments share the responsibility of serving those most in need, but how do countries prioritize their investments in…

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Introduction to the World Health Assembly: A Briefing for Delegates

Organized by the United Nations Foundation and the Global Health Centre Geneva May 20 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM CEST Auditorium Ivan Pictet, Maison de la paix Geneva, Switzerland MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION This year’s World Health Assembly (WHA), taking place from 21-26 May in Geneva, marks the 70th anniversary of the World Health Organization. Despite the…

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Global Health Council (GHC) World Health Assembly (WHA) Welcome Reception

Organized by May 20, 2018 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Lobby at Hotel Royal Rue de Lausanne 41, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION We invite all Global Health Council members, partners and delegates to attend our annual World Health Assembly (WHA) Welcome Reception, held on May 20, 2018, at the Hotel Royal Lobby…

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World Health Assembly (WHA) Policy Scrum Webinar Series

Organized by Global Health Council WHA Policy Scrum Webinar Series: Becoming Better Advocates May 15 (Bi-weekly on Tuesday) 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM EDT Webinar REGISTRATION Learn more about GHC at WHA71 Follow @GlobalHealthOrg on Twitter for live updates on our next policy scrum. Next Up Join us on May 15 at 2:30 PM EDT for the…

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The WHO and the Public-Private Partnerships Debate

This post was written by Elizabeth Montgomery Collins, MD, MPH, DTM, Global Health Council individual member and delegate to the 142nd WHO Executive Board meeting. In January, Global Health Council (GHC) hosted a delegation to the 142nd Session of the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Executive Board (EB) Session. View complete WHO EB updates. A recurring theme…

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142nd World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board (EB) Session

Organized by World Health Organization (WHO) January 22 – 27 Geneva, Switzerland MORE INFORMATION ON THE EXECUTIVE BOARD ACCESS THE EB SESSION DOCUMENTATION WATCH THE LIVE WEBCAST GHC will be sending a delegation of its members to the meeting. Be sure to follow GHC on Twitter (@GlobalHealthOrg) for the latest updates from the delegation, including…

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Global Health Security: Why Women Matter

This guest post was written by Katherine C. Bond, Vice President International Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs at U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP), a scientific nonprofit organization that sets standards for the identity, strength, quality, and purity of medicines, food ingredients, and dietary supplements manufactured, distributed and consumed worldwide. USP is a member of the Global Health Council and…

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