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The New Bottom Billion: Implications for GAVI?

Amanda Glassman - April 28, 2011

By Amanda Glassman - By Amanda Glassman -Our new visiting fellow Andy Sumner has drawn attention to the fact that most of the world’s poor now live…

Global Healthcare
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Vaccine Financing: Assessing Progress and Envisioning Future Directions

Amanda Glassman - April 8, 2011

  As the GAVI Alliance gears up for its pledging conference in June, a CGD panel reflected on progress and lessons learned in financing GAVI since 2001…

Really Oxfam? Really?
Global Healthcare
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Global Healthcare
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Really Oxfam? Really?

Amanda Glassman - March 14, 2011

Oxfam hasn’t let pesky little things like representative household surveys and impact evaluation results get in the way of their condemnation of Ghana’s health insurance program. The…

Global Healthcare
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Six Ideas and Questions for GAVI’s New CEO

Amanda Glassman - March 9, 2011

This week, Dr. Seth Berkley was named Chief Executive Officer of the GAVI Alliance. Expectations are high as GAVI seeks to raise US$ 3.7 billion this year…

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Hard choices on Health Care at Home and Away

Amanda Glassman - February 25, 2011

As spending cuts hit federal and state health programs, policy-makers are obliged to make harder choices about who will receive what health care. This week brought news…

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Will the U.S. Lead on Global Health? Start with Vaccination.

Amanda Glassman - February 17, 2011

USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah gave a speech yesterday at the National Institutes of Health, highlighting his aspirations for U.S. leadership on global health. By 2015, among other…