Past News

04 June 2018

Time to deliver on NCDs

The High-level Commission on NCDs established by the World Health Organization released its first report, "Time to deliver", on 1 June 2018. Remarks by GHC Director and member of the Commission Professor...

04 May 2018

Multistakeholder approaches to digital health governance

Digital health has many potential uses for population health management, health care delivery and access to care. At the same time challenges in governance and regulation remain, and the involvement of...

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02 May 2018

Guest Commentary - End Violence Against Children: Health Sector...

If you saw a child being abused, what would you do? You would intervene, of course! Wouldn't you? Or would you consider it someone else's responsibility? In 2016, World Vision transitioned from its six-year...

30 April 2018

Stalling progress but optimism for the future - 10th World Malaria...

The 10th World Malaria Day took place on Wednesday, 25 April 2018 in Geneva and marked the grand finale of a week-long campaign of awareness raising events which took place in seven cities across Switzerland....

27 March 2018

Guest commentary - Global Health 50/50: towards gender-responsive...

In March 2018, Global Health 50/50, an independent initiative housed by the University College London Centre for Gender and Global Health, launched its inaugural report. The report, which is the first...