In Berlin on 9 May 2017, the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, together with the GHP, hosted the first technical discussion between 14 GHP member companies, the ministry as well as GIZ and KfW, focussing on ways of cooperation.
On 9 May 2017, GHP was one of the cooperation partners of the German-Mexican Health Care Forum 2017, which took place in Mexico on 9 May 2017. The GHP was represented by Friedolin Strack, Member of the GHP Board.
On 25 April 2017, GHP co-initiated and co-organised an information session at the Federal Foreign Office between GHP member entities and other representatives from the private seczor, and representatives from the Federal Foreign Office (AA), the Federal Ministry of Health (BMG), and the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).
A discussion on Africa took place in a small circle of 12 company representatives with Federal Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Brigitte Zypries and Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Dr Gerd Müller on 28 March at the German Federal Chancellery in Berlin. GHP Chairman Roland Göhde was invited [...]
On 9 March 2017, the German Healthcare Partnership (GHP) was invited by its cooperation partner World Health Summit to participate at the parliamentary evening “Germany’s Role in Global Health” held at the Deutsche Parlamentarische Gesellschaft (DPG) in Berlin. The event was attended by Alexander Boxler, Managing Director of the GHP, Diana Peters, Coordinator of the GHP [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]