PSI and Devex are hosting a conference this afternoon that takes a look at recent trends in global health funding. The conference is pegged to the release of a special issue of PSI’s Impact Magazine for which I am a contributor.

I strongly encourage you to check out the conference, which has a great lineup. Livestream is here from 130 EST to 530 EST today. In the meantime, these infographics from the Global Giving Report tell a fascinating story about how governments fund global health.

 

Top Trends in Giving for the Future of Global Health

Are we prepared to navigate a new era of investment and philanthropy?

Time: 1:30 – 2:30pm

Moderator: Raj Kumar – President, Devex

Confirmed Speakers:

Dr. Ariel Pablos-Mendez – Assistant Administrator for Global Health, USAID

Jeanette Vega – Managing Director, Rockefeller Foundation

Karl Hofmann – President and CEO, PSI

David Gold – Principal, Global Health Strategies

Liz Schrayer – Executive Director, US Global Leadership Coalition

Doing Well by Doing Good

Does the size of a corporation’s social footprint affect its bottom line?

Time: 2:45 – 3:45pm

Moderator: Marshall Stowell – Director, Corporate Marketing, Communications & Advocacy, PSI

Confirmed Speakers:

Wendy Taylor – Director, Center for Accelerating Innovation and Impact, USAID

Margaret Coady – Director, Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy

Caroline Roan – Vice President of Corporate Responsibility, Pfizer, Inc. and President, Pfizer Foundation

Jim Jones  – Manager, Community Interests, ExxonMobil

Eric Ostern  –  Senior Manager, Global Partnerships,Unilever

Right Brain Solutions to Finance Global Health

The quest for creative, unconventional funding sources for health and human progress

Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm

Moderator: Colleen Gregerson – Director, New Business Development, PSI

Confirmed Speakers:

David Ferreira – Managing Director for Innovative Finance, GAVI

Deborah Derrick – President, Friends of the Global Fight

Marty Makinen – Managing Director, Results for Development Institute

Michael Metzler – Deputy Director, Development Credit Authority, USAID

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