Daily Archives: August 14, 2009

Ambassador Verveer Hosts Forum on Gender Integration and HIV

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The Global Center’s Christine Lubinski and David Bryden attended a State Department forum on HIV and gender Thursday. Here’s their report: “HIV has a woman’s face.”  That statement was part of Melanne Verveer’s opening remarks Thursday at a State Department forum. Verveer, the Obama  Administration’s ambassador-at-large for global women’s issues, highlighted the now well-known facts […]

Global Center Weighs In On House Foreign Policy Overhaul

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The Center for Global Health Policy has put in its two cents (and more) on how the House Foreign Affairs Committee should move forward with plans to overhaul US foreign assistance. In a nutshell, our recommendations are: Make global health a priority in any revamp of foreign aid. Protect the power and independence of the […]