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February 21, 2024

GHTC contributes to 2023 Global Health Briefing Book Progress Report

Global Health Council published the 2023 Global Health Briefing Book Progress Report, which highlights global health-related resolutions and legislation introduced by the 118th Congress, to which GHTC contributed input on the Supporting Innovative Global Health Technologies Act, the Disease X Act, the Pandemics and All-Hazards Preparedness Act, and the Emerging Pathogens Preparedness Program Authorization Act.

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February 21, 2024

GHTC contributes to 2023 Global Health Briefing Book Progress Report

Global Health Council published the 2023 Global Health Briefing Book Progress Report, which highlights global health-related resolutions and legislation introduced by the 118th Congress, to which GHTC contributed input on the Supporting Innovative Global Health Technologies Act, the Disease X Act, the Pandemics and All-Hazards Preparedness Act, and the Emerging Pathogens Preparedness Program Authorization Act.

February 16, 2024

GHTC signs onto letter urging policymakers to move toward a strong pandemic agreement

GHTC joined more than 70 organizations to call on World Health Organization member states and other stakeholders to double down on negotiations and move toward a meaningful, ambitious, equitable, and accountable pandemic agreement in a letter organized by the Pandemic Action Network.

January 31, 2024

GHTC responds to US consultation on pandemic accord

GHTC responded to a public request for comment on the pandemic accord negotiations that was released by the US Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Global Affairs. GHTC's comments focused on the need for the accord to feature provisions that incentivize continuous research and development, facilitate equitable access to medical countermeasures, and strengthen regulatory capacity.

January 26, 2024

GHTC contributes to statements delivered at WHO Executive Board meeting on NTDs, TB, and AMR

GHTC contributed to statements delivered by the Global Health Council at the 154th World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board (EB) meeting on global health R&D agenda items: neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), tuberculosis (TB), and antimicrobial resistance (AMR).

January 26, 2024

Media covers news of GHTC Executive Director hiring announcement

GHTC's announcement of the hiring of new Executive Director Dr. Kristie Mikus was covered by Devex, Fierce Healthcare, and The Chronicle of Philanthropy.