Private Sector Conversation on the Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child
This meeting had a special focus on engaging the private sector on the Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child, and featured a short presentation, followed by a discussion.
The GFF will contribute to global efforts to end preventable maternal, newborn, child and adolescent deaths by 2030 providing smart, sustainable and scalable financing for reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health.
Members of the private sector were invited to join the World Bank and partners for this event.
Welcome - Carolyn Reynolds, Communications Advisor, World Bank Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice
Opening Remarks – Timothy Evans, Senior Director, World Bank Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice
Private Sector Engagement on GFF - Tone Rosingholm, GFF Oversight Group Private Sector Representative
Update on Latest GFF Design - Monique Vledder, Program Manager, Health Results Innovation Trust Fund, and GFF Business Planning Team Co-lead
Role of the Private Sector in Health: Kenya Experience - Blair Miller, Vice President, MDG Health Alliance
Potential Role for Companies in the GFF: Philips Perspective - Jan-Willem Sceijgrond, Philips and PMNCH Board Private Sector Group
Closing Remarks – Tim Evans
Session Wrap-Up - Carolyn Reynolds