Certification of the 2015 Global Health Council Board of Directors Ratification For the ratification of candidates for the Global Health Council’s Board of Directors: The published response deadline was January 15, 2016. At the close of the ratification, 37 ballots were received. All 37 ballots were received electronically via SurveyMonkey. There were 0 duplicate or…

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The Global Health Council and it’s new Executive Director Christine Sow are featured in the most recent edition of the International Innovation Magazine. Click here to see the full magazine, or read below for an excerpt of Dr.Sow’s interview, found here.   What is GHC’s mission and why is GHC such an important force in global…

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In her first week on the job, new GHC Executive Director Dr. Christine Sow has been hard at work.  Check out the following articles and see what others have to say about her new role! CQ Magazine Politico Washington Post Chronicle of Philanthropy As well as pickups from the following media outlets: The Borgen Project,…

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Jono Quick, Chair of the GHC Board of Directors was featured in the November edition of International Innovation.  In the interview, Quick discusses GHC’s launch, it’s goals, and the challenges facing the organization moving forward.  Click here to read the full article. International Innovation is a leading global dissemination publication that provides unique access to…

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Watch conference participants’ reactions and thoughts for the future of global health Equipped with a bag full of conference swag and a handy Flip camera, I was ready to tackle the Global Health Council’s annual conference, “Securing a Healthier Future in a Changing World,” and uncover some voices on the frontlines – or, in this…

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Integrating individual rights with structural policy changes will expand human rights for all Both human rights and global health need to transcend the individual versus collective divide and unite in order to provide the best for individuals and populations at large. The traditional liberal understanding whereby human rights, including the right to the highest attainable…

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To secure a healthier future for all, do the diagonal tango and let countries lead The diagonal tango was proposed as a policy approach to mitigate global health challenges in the imminent future. Council president Dr. Jeff Sturchio predicts a world with an increasing urban population suffering from more chronic illnesses and noncommunicable diseases (NCDs)…

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Arogya World shares its highlights from this year’s Conference If anything great or lasting is going to be achieved, cooperation is needed.– A quote overheard at this conference and attributed to Sir George Alleyene The Global Health Conference 2011, “Securing a Healthier Future for a Changing World,” which started yesterday in Washington D.C., deserves kudos…

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MLI Unveils its Call To Action for Country-Led Development at Annual GHC Conference Five countries – four in Africa and one in Asia – issued a “Call to Action” on Tuesday that pushed for greater country ownership of health programs and more flexibility from donors to match programs with national priorities, saying that this dramatic…

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