GHP General Assembly

By | 2017-10-24T14:19:13+00:00 March 8th, 2017|GHP News|

On 8 March 2017, the member entities of the German Healthcare Partnership met at the Otto Bock Healthcare Science Center in Berlin for their semi-annual Membership Meeting. This spring’s meeting included guest speakers from the government, who spoke about Germany’s G20 presidency, new relationships with China, global health coordination, and the link between health and security [...]

10th Arab-German Health Forum

By | 2017-10-24T14:19:30+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|GHP News|

On 22&23 March 2017, renowned German and Arab health experts from the realms of business, politics and science discussed the current trends and projects in Arab countries and in Germany at the 10th Arab-German Health Forum in Berlin. The GHP supports the forum and was engaged in the panel discussion “Healthcare Solutions for Medical Centers: Construction, [...]

Meetings with UNAIDS and WHO

By | 2017-10-24T14:20:00+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|GHP News|

Meeting with UNAIDS In early March 2017, GHP Chairman Roland Göhde had meetings with UNAIDS and WHO in Geneva. Dr Luiz Loures, Deputy Executive Director, Programme, UNAIDS, Assistant Secretary General of the United Nations, and Roland Göhde discussed how to further develop the close and successful cooperation between UNAIDS and the GHP, which serves [...]

Professor Ilona Kickbusch joins GHP Advisory Board

By | 2017-10-24T14:20:36+00:00 March 1st, 2017|GHP News|

With effect of March 1, 2017, Professor Dr Ilona Kickbusch has joined the GHP Advisory Board. Professor Ilona Kickbusch is known throughout the world for her expertise in Global Health. Presently, she is the Director of the Global Health Centre at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. She has had a [...]

3rd International German Forum “What matters to people – global health and innovation”

By | 2017-10-24T14:20:55+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|GHP News|

Hosted by German Federal Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel, 120 experts from 25 countries representing various disciplines and sectors discussed challenges and possible approaches to improving global health by employing an intersectoral and interdisciplinary approach and by strengthening international cooperation. The following four key areas have been selected as focus fields: Using the potential of information and [...]

2nd German-African Business Summit (GABS)

By | 2017-10-24T14:21:12+00:00 February 10th, 2017|GHP News|

As member of the delegation of German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Brigitte Zypries and German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Dr Gerd Müller, GHP’s Chairman of the Board took part in the 2nd German-African Business Summit (GABS), 8-10 February 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. More than 500 delegates from Germany and the Sub-Saharan African [...]

Partnerships and Procurement with International Organisations

By | 2017-10-24T14:21:29+00:00 February 10th, 2017|GHP News|

During the event "Partnerships and procurement with international organisations", 6-10 January 2017 in Geneva, Diana Peters, Coordinator of the GHP Information and Dialogue Platform "Health Crises and Health System Strengthening" met with the Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Office of the United Nations in Geneva, the World Economic Forum, UNFPA, WHO, [...]

“Building Partnerships” Newsletter February 2017

By | 2017-10-24T14:21:47+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|GHP News, GHP Newsletter|

It is a privilege and pleasure to present to you this latest edition of the GHP Newsletter"Building Partnerships" after a second half of the year 2016 has passed which can be characterized as very intensive and successful for the German Healthcare Partnership. First of all, I would like to ask you to kindly welcome Alexander [...]

Expert hearing on Africa with German Federal Chancellor

By | 2017-10-24T14:22:06+00:00 January 25th, 2017|GHP News|

Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel invited GHP Ambassador for an expert hearing on Africa at the German Federal Chancellery The GHP Ambassador for International Relations participated in a dinner with Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel, four cabinet ministers, and four other experts on African affairs at the Chancellery in Berlin. The experts were invited to share their [...]

Reception of Federal Minister Steinmeier for Business Delegations

By | 2017-10-24T14:22:30+00:00 December 17th, 2016|GHP News|

Dinner Reception for Business Delegation Members of German Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier On December 16th, 2016, members of previous business delegations of German Federal Foreign Minister Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier had been invited to a dinner reception at Villa Borsig, the Federal Minister's guest house. Among the approximately 100 guests, GHP Chairman of the Board, [...]