Events 2019

Health and so­cial pro­tec­tion con­fer­ences and events in 2019 to which Ger­man De­vel­op­ment Co­op­er­a­tion con­tributed: Get an overview.

A roundtable at the 8th African Population Conference

Panelists and audience of the roundtable discussion

African experts discuss what it takes to realise the demographic dividend in their countries Read more

Nairobi summit calls for rights and choices for all

Women’s rights at the heart of development

25 years after the ICPD conference 9500 delegates commit to getting the unfinished business done Read more

Making (and packing) the case for Nairobi

Participants of 17th International Dialogue on Population and Sustainable Development

Experts call for stronger cooperation to ensure accessible sexual and reproductive health services for all  Read more

Building partnerships for women’s and girls’ health

Panel on access to quality health for women in low-resource countries

A World Health Summit panel calls for joint action to eradicate cervical cancer Read more

Tackling the wicked problems of global health

Final panel at WHS 2019

Can the Global Action Plan shift mindsets? Reporting from the World Health Summit 2019 Read more

African ministers meet German innovators and investors

Panel discussion with African ministers of health

Afrika Verein and German Healthcare Alliance host a satellite event at World Health Summit 2019 Read more

Global Fund raises US$14.02 billion to end epidemics

(from the left) Zolelwa Sifumba, Peter Sands, Amanda Dushime, Emmanuel Macron, Bono and Bill Gates on the Conference Stage 

The global community stepped up the fight and successfully replenished the Global Fund for 2020-2022. Read more

Mission (almost) complete? Polio eradication and beyond

Laiq Karimi, Dr. Georg Kippels, Martina Merten and Tanya Herfurth

Discussing Germany’s contribution to the global fight against polio on World Polio Day in Berlin Read more

Health insurance for 500 million Indians

A happy orga team at the end of the event

Sharing experiences and lessons learned after one year of implementation Read more

Why Gender Matters for UHC

First lady from Chad in conversation with SheDecides guiding group.

Flachsbarth calls for greater attention to girls’ and women’s needs on the road to Universal Health Coverage  Read more

Nepal’s pathway towards Universal Social Protection

Dr Yubaraj Khatiwada, Minister of Finance, Nepal

A conference in Kathmandu calls for integration and harmonisation of social protection schemes Read more

From Spanish flu to Ebola Virus Disease

Dialogue with visitors at the "German Cooperation" exhibition booth

Impressions from the first Global Health Security Conference Read more

Assessing outbreak response capacities in the EAC region

The cows coming home as dusk falls

Africa’s largest ever cross-border field simulation exercise tests the gaps in pandemic preparedness  Read more

Reaffirming the Cairo promise for the rights and health of all

Ashley Judd, Goodwill Ambassador und Natalia Kanem, Executive Director, UNFPA

The UN celebrates 25 years of the International Conference on Population and Development Read more

Resilient Societies: Ready for the Future!

Conference participants in discussion

GIZ Regional Conference Sector Network Health and Social Protection on March 26-28 in Lilongwe/Malawi Read more

‘Just join USP2030!’

Delegates at USP conference in Geneva

BMZ supports Call for Action “Together to Achieve Universal Social Protection by 2030” Read more

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