By: Marissa Chmiola, Senior Communications Lead, Global Health Technologies Coalition With support from the US Agency for International Development’s (USAID) global health Grand Challenges for Development program led by the Center for Innovation and Impact, innovators from across the globe have been designing and scaling up affordable solutions to the world’s most significant global health challenges,…

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Organized by USAID, Laser Pulse, and the Pulte Institute for Global Development  Using Evidence to Engage the Private Sector: An Introduction to USAID’s New Private Sector Engagement (PSE) Evidence Gap Map July 21, 2020 RSVP On July 7, the Trump administration submitted formal notice of its intent to withdraw the United States from the World…

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WHO Advocacy On July 6, the United States Government moved forward with the termination of its relationship with the World Health Organization (WHO). Please access our WHO Advocacy Page for the most up-to-date information about the global health community’s efforts to support the work of the WHO and urging the Trump Administration to reconsider the…

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Organized by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Milken Institute School of Public Health October 22, 2018 Washington, DC MORE INFORMATION The Mini-University is an annual, day-long forum that brings together professionals working in and students interested in a variety of Global Health areas. The Mini-U offers a variety of presentations highlighting…

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Organized by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) ASSIST Project September 12 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT Webinar MORE INFORMATION & REGISTRATION (MORE INFORMATION ON DATES & TIMES BELOW) Since 2012, USAID has funded the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project to improve health care service delivery, strengthen health…

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ACCESS THE ADVOCACY MESSAGING FRAMEWORK Postpartum hemorrhage (PPH)—or excessive bleeding after childbirth—is the leading cause of maternal mortality worldwide, and oxytocin is the first-line drug of choice for prevention and treatment. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends oxytocin for PPH prevention and treatment, and it was included as one of the 13 priority, lifesaving health…

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Organized by UBS Optimus Foundation and United States Agency for International Development (USAID)’s Center for Accelerating Innovation and Impact February 8 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM UBS Offices, 1285 Avenue of the Americas, 15th Floor New York, New York MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION Join UBS Optimus Foundation and United States Agency for International Development (USAID)’s…

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Washington, DC (August 4, 2017) – Global Health Council (GHC) welcomes the confirmation of Ambassador Mark Green to serve as the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). Yesterday, the Senate unanimously approved Ambassador Green’s nomination. “Ambassador Green brings years of experience and a deep understanding of the critical role the United States…

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