The Health System after the COVID Pandemic: Policies and Investments Needed to Support Frontline Health Workers

Organized by Chemonics, Frontline Health Workers Coalition, IntraHealth, Living Goods, Management Sciences for Health, and Pathfinder International The Health System after the COVID Pandemic: Policies and Investments Needed to Support Frontline Health Workers September 24, 2020 RSVP COVID-19 is upending health systems and health workforces across the world. In low- and middle-income countries especially, the…

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Stopping a Global Pandemic Without Water

Organized by Frontline Health Workers Coalition, Global Water 2020, and Management Sciences for Health Stopping a Global Pandemic Without Water How WASH is a Neglected Critical Element of Health Security September 24, 2020 RSVP As we have seen during the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare facilities are critical to the treatment and containment of infections. With a…

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COVID-19: Why Communities Should be the Focus to Reduce the Impact in Africa

Organized by Chestrad Global, Civil Society Engagement Mechanism for UHC2030, Communities at the Heart of UHC, Last Mile Health, Living Goods, Pathfinder International COVID-19: Why Communities Should be the Focus to Reduce the Impact in Africa September 23, 2020 RSVP In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic once again brought to the fore the global need for…

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Advocacy to Accelerate the Transition to Country Ownership

Organized by Global Health Advocacy Incubator Advocacy to Accelerate the Transition to Country Ownership September 22, 2020 RSVP Please join us September 22, 8:00am Eastern Daylight Time, on the side of UNGA 75, for a discussion about advocacy for country ownership with donor, government and civil society experts. Our conversation will explore how locally-led advocacy…

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Safety First: Moving the needle on health care worker safety

Organized by BD and Devex Safety First: Moving the needle on health care worker safety September 22, 2020 RSVP The global COVID-19 crisis has changed the way we look at Personal Protective Equipment and other medical resources, including devices designed to protect health care workers from injury or prevent the spread of infections. The world…

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Devex UHC Pavillion

Organized by Devex Devex UHC Pavillion September 22-24, 2020 RSVP Coinciding with the 75th session of the U.N. General Assembly, Devex will host the second edition of UHC Pavilion — this year, comprising a virtual series of events exploring different roads to making progress on Universal Health Coverage. The return of the UHC Pavilion aims…

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SDG Action Zone

Organized by United Nation SDG Action Zone September 22-24, 2020 RSVP Over the course of three days during the UN General Assembly on 22-24 September, the SDG Action Zone will convene leading thinkers, actors, creators, and activists through frank debate, challenging discussions, inspiring showcases and interactive exhibitions to drive the exponential change so needed for…

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Health System Resilience: How are Francophone Countries Planning for a Post-COVID World?

Organized by IntraHealth International, Pathfinder International, and Women in Global Health Health System Resilience: How are Francophone Countries Planning for a Post-COVID World? September 21, 2020 RSVP The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to the forefront a global need to support and invest in strong and resilient health systems. As the crisis relates to the 88…

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Advancing the SDGs through sustainable infrastructure in the COVID-19 era

Organized by Devex and KPMG Advancing the SDGs through sustainable infrastructure in the COVID-19 era September 21, 2020 RSVP Infrastructure and technology, or InfraTech, not only improves the efficiency and sustainability of infrastructure – it can also create new investment opportunities in high-impact projects and improve economic efficiency to ultimately reduce public spending. And in…

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Sustainable Development Impact Summit

Organized by World Economic Forum Sustainable Development Impact Summit September 21-24, 2020 RSVP Taking place in the context of the United Nations General Assembly, the World Economic Forum’s fourth and, for the first time, fully virtual Sustainable Development Impact Summit will convene leaders from government, business, international organizations and civil society along with a diverse…

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