It’s time to accelerate the shift to value-based care, and leverage private resources to build partnerships for better healthcare capacity that can benefit all - rich and poor.
By collaborating across sectors, drawing on our complementary skills, expertise and reach, our impact is magnified beyond the sum of its parts
Better national funding, more thorough education about lifestyle choices and redesigned healthcare that puts people at its centre are what we need to ensure no one is left behind.
Health expenditures are rising – but government funding has stalled, and personal spending is filling the gap. Here's how the private sector can help.
Governments, development partners and non-governmental organizations are critical players in advancing universal health coverage, but they can’t do it alone. The private sector has a crit...
Using the best in psychology, neuroscience, and developmental science, a new community of researchers is testing dozens of interventions to strengthen human relationships.
The interdependence between healthcare and climate change represents a unique opportunity to mitigate climate change and have a positive impact on human health.
New technologies are being developed that could spell the end for this lethal threat.
More than 100 million people are pushed into extreme poverty because they have to pay for their healthcare out-of-pocket, writes the World Economic Forum's Vanessa Candeias, Head of Shapi...
Social media giants are limiting the information they share about vaccinations to reliable sources, a move against false reports that have led to a spread of measles.
Although the global adolescent birth rate has declined in the last two decades the number of teen pregnancies is set to rise. Sierra Leone is testing new ways to cut them.
MIT researchers in Kenya have increased the rate of success of TB treatment by 9%, their study concluded. This was achieved through an interactive mobile platform which reminded the patie...
The new development combines robotics with current surgery techniques, reducing the risks. The 'robot-threads' are made mostly of water and can survive inside the human body.
179 governments pledged to provide information to help young people make “responsible” decisions about sex and sexuality. It is time to honour that pledge, by giving teens the information...
Bob and David Gramling are combining palliative care expertise, linguistics and AI to encourage more effective conversations between doctors and people receiving end-of-life care.