GHP is delighted to announce that Dr Michael Rabbow, member of the Advisory Board of the German Healthcare Partnership and GHP Ambassador for International Relations, was presented with the German Federal Order of Merit Cross (Bundesverdienstkreuz) on 23 May 2017. Dr Rabbow was chosen to receive the award, a prestigious civilian decoration, for his decades-long engagement in development [...]
The GHP was official Concept Partner of the B20 Health Initiative and contributed substantially to the B20 Health Initiative Policy Paper, as well as supporting the organisation of the conference with two distinguished panels on “Improving Pandemic Preparedness and Response” and “Global Health: Improved Access to Medical Care”. The B20 Health Conference took place on 18 [...]
The GHP initiated this evening reception to coincide with two important events happening in Berlin during the same week. On 19 May, the Health Ministers of the G20 countries met in Berlin. On 18 May, business leaders in the healthcare sector met at the B20 Health Conference mentioned above. Accordingly, the GHP partnered with the Federation [...]
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 [...]