Zambia National Public Health Institute: #EndCholera Symposium: Advancing Strategies for Prevention and Control in Public Health

Zambia, with the Republican President Mr. Hakainde Hichilema as the Global Champion for Cholera Control, is uniquely placed to host conversations around best practices and accelerating progress toward cholera elimination. This side-event will be part of a broader campaign to increase the conversations around Cholera control in the region, particularly around developing homegrown solutions tailor-made […]

Strategic Purchasing Africa Resource Center: Transforming Strategic Purchasing in Sub-Saharan Africa: Unveiling SPARC’s Coaching Approach for catalyzing Health Financing Reforms for Universal Health Coverage

Join SPARC and the countries SPARC supports in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) for an insightful session on Strategic Purchasing challenges in SSA. We will delve into the use of the coaching approach across these countries, highlighting transformative results from our joint efforts. Our aim is to emphasize the importance of ongoing capacity building and the power […]

McKinsey and Company: Expanding private sector participation in Africa’s health systems

Private sector financing in Africa can help countries meet their financial needs, by offering increased market access, choice, and accessibility. It also acts as a first mover in adopting and mainstreaming innovations into healthcare delivery. Furthermore, collaborations with the public sectors can bring significant operational and financial efficiencies, in addition to maintaining an equity perspective. […]

Africa CDC & WHO: One Regional Emergency Workforce for Africa: Aligning Efforts Through the Joint Emergency Action Plan for Quicker Action and Greater Impact

In the face of escalating health threats, swift and coordinated emergency response is paramount. Recognizing this critical need, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have forged a formidable partnership through the Joint Emergency Action Plan to establish a cadre of 3,000 highly trained first responders, […]

The Pandemic Center at the Brown University School of Public Health: Advance Warning and Response Exemplars (AWARE) Project Launch – Studying Positive Outliers in Africa and Beyond to Inform African Early Warning Systems (EWS)

As part of the Exemplars in Global Health (EGH) program, the Pandemic Center at the Brown University School of Public Health is launching the Advance Warning and Response Exemplars (AWARE) project – a research study on positive outliers in Early Warning Systems (EWS). Our goal through AWARE is to examine barriers and facilitators to developing, […]

Global Health EDCTP3 Joint Undertaking: Accelerating research in Africa to tackle infectious diseases

Established in 2021, the Global Health EDCTP3 Joint Undertaking (Global Health EDCTP3) is an African-European research partnership. Building on the previous EDCTP programmes, Global Health EDCTP3 funds innovative research to tackle infectious diseases and activities to strengthen clinical research capacities in sub-Saharan Africa. This session will feature an interactive discussion between a panel composed of […]