Galvanizing Global Coordination for the COVID-19 Response

Dear Global Health Advocates, I am Elisha Dunn-Georgiou, President and CEO of Global Health Council. My first week and a half at GHC has been busy! I couldn’t be prouder to represent GHC and our network of advocates at today’s virtual Global COVID-19 Summit: Ending the Pandemic and Building Back Better, hosted by President Biden.…

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A Conversation with Amb. Roman Macaya Hayes on Costa Rica’s Experience Delivering Primary Care during Covid-19

Organized by CSIS A Conversation with Amb. Roman Macaya Hayes on Costa Rica’s Experience Delivering Primary Care during Covid-19 September 24, 2021 RSVP The Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted the provision of essential health services worldwide, including routine immunizations. Strong, community-focused primary health care programs have proven instrumental in maintaining services for non-communicable diseases, delivering maternal…

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High-Level Side event – “Covid-19 Response and Vaccine Nationalism – putting human rights front and centre”

Organized by Amnesty International High-Level Side event – “Covid-19 Response and Vaccine Nationalism – putting human rights front and centre” September 14, 2021 RSVP Please register below to receive an link to the event. If you have any questions, email Hanna Hwang. Are you hosting an event soon? Share your event with us by emailing events@globalhealth.org. And, stay…

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Accelerating COVID-19 vaccinations in Africa

Organized by the Brookings Institution Accelerating COVID-19 vaccinations in Africa September 15, 2021 RSVP The rapid spread of the delta variant of COVID-19 has made the successful rollout and uptake of vaccinations against the disease around the world more urgent than ever. Through regional cooperation and tough national actions, among other factors, the African continent…

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A Dual Pandemic: COVID-19 and Sexism

Women have long been relied upon to serve as caretakers, but who is taking care of them? In a period of sustained crisis, women have also shouldered the burdens of child/elder care, widespread employment discrimination, and gender based violence (GBV). As we continue to respond to the pandemic, women cannot be left behind. They need…

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Building Resilience: Country Experiences Delivering Primary Care during Covid-19

Organized by CSIS Building Resilience: Country Experiences Delivering Primary Care during Covid-19 August 3, 2021 RSVP The Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted the provision of essential health services worldwide, including routine immunizations. Strong, community-focused primary health care programs have proven instrumental in maintaining services for non-communicable diseases, delivering maternal and newborn health care, and sustaining vaccination…

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GHC Statement on the Introduction of the International Pandemic Preparedness and COVID-19 Response Act

Washington, D.C. (June 29, 2021) – Global Health Council (GHC) welcomes the introduction of S. 2297, the International Pandemic Preparedness and COVID-19 Response Act as an important piece of legislation designed to accelerate and enhance the U.S. international response to pandemics, both present, and future, and to effectively operationalize lessons learned. The bill includes three…

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