Climate Week NYC

Organized by the Climate Group Climate Week NYC September 20-26, 2021 RSVP Hosted by the Climate Group, in conjunction with the UN, and in partnership with the COP26 and NYC, this week is a moment to accelerate climate action and assess progress and gaps. Are you hosting an event soon? Share your event with us…

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9th Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD)

Organized by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network 9th Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) September 20-21, 2021 RSVP Hosted by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, this annual academic conference on sustainable development will convene participants around the theme: Research for Impact: An Inclusive and Sustainable Planet. Are you hosting an event soon? Share your…

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Covid, Climate and Cooperation: What Will It Take to Fix Our Fractured World? A Strategic Preview of the UN General Assembly

Organized by the UN Foundation Covid, Climate and Cooperation: What Will It Take to Fix Our Fractured World? A Strategic Preview of the UN General Assembly September 21, 2021 RSVP The past eighteen months have pushed citizens, communities, and countries to the breaking point. COVID-19 revealed the interdependence of our health, our economies, and our prospects, even as the climate crisis threatens our common humanity, digital…

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Women’s Economic Empowerment at the Generation Equality Forum: What’s Been Promised and What’s Next?

Organized by Women in Global Health and Center for Global Development Women’s Economic Empowerment at the Generation Equality Forum: What’s Been Promised and What’s Next? September 14, 2021 RSVP The Center for Global Development (CGD) and Women in Global Health (WGH) are pleased to co-host this event, following the second session of the Generation Equality Forum, organized…

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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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Advocacy Updates ~ October 13, 2020

Administration News USG released Strengthening Health Security Across the Globe report On September 30, the United States government (USG) released its whole-of-government report demonstrating the determination of the U.S. to continue to advance health security at home and abroad. This annual report highlights the USG’s contributions to the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) and to…

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Accelerating the end of the COVID-19 pandemic: taking new solutions to scale and making them equitably accessible, to save lives, protect health systems and restart the global economy

Organized by WHO Accelerating the end of the COVID-19 pandemic: taking new solutions to scale and making them equitably accessible, to save lives, protect health systems and restart the global economy September 3o, 2020 RSVP On 30 September 2020, the United Nations Secretary-General, the United Kingdom, South Africa and WHO, will organize a virtual high-level side…

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Accountability Breakfast 2020

Organized by Every Woman Every Child, the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, and White Ribbon Alliance Accountability Breakfast 2020 September 29, 2020 RSVP Join us for a virtual, highly interactive event held during the 2020 UN General Assembly on strengthening accountability for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health and rights during the COVID-19 crisis…

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Advocacy Updates ~ September 28, 2020

Administration News Administration proposes rule to extend Mexico City Policy to global health contracts On September 14, the Trump administration published a new proposed rule to extend the Mexico City Policy, also known as the global gag rule, to global health contracts. This is the first time the policy would ever apply to contracts, as…

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Decolonizing Global Health: Perspectives from Nurses and Midwives

Organized by Frontline Health Workers Coalition, IntraHealth International, and Seed Global Health Decolonizing Global Health: Perspectives from Nurses and Midwives September 25, 2020 RSVP In global health, the priority-setting systems, the funding structures, and power dynamics have perpetuated inequities and left so many people behind for too long. At every level—from intervention prescription to program…

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