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Events

CGD is committed to building an organization that embraces diversity and fosters inclusivity. We value diversity across intersectional dimensions, including, but not limited to, race, ethnicity, geographic location, and gender. As such, our public events aim to bring together relevant expertise and a balance of perspectives. Read our diversity commitments for public events here.

Upcoming

January 28, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Providing patients with high-quality essential medicines requires a well-functioning procurement, distribution, and regulatory system. However, in many low- and lower-middle-income countries (LMICs), the centrally run supply chain is unable to provide health facilities with uninterrupted supply...

Past

February 10, 2020
Spending on pharmaceuticals and other health care commodities is one of the fastest growing elements of healthcare spending in rich and poorer...
January 27, 2020
Join the Center for Global Development for a presentation and panel discussion on the role of private wholesalers and distributors in global health...
September 22, 2019
Spending on health products tops $50 billion annually in just a subset of low- and middle-income countries. And a large share of health aid goes to...
September 17, 2019
Quality affordable generic medicines play a vital role in health systems around the world. Healthy competition from quality generic medicines can...
May 30, 2019
With the help of US government-supported investments, the global community has made significant progress in strengthening global health procurement...
December 13, 2018
Innovations to improve the distribution of health products are emerging in several key markets in Sub-Saharan Africa, promising (among other things)...