DCP3 Monthly Newsletter - 6th Issue

Global Health 2035's 'Grand Convergence' Presented at the World Economic Forum

On January 24, 2014 Dr. Lawrence Summers, Chair of the Lancet Commission on Investing in Health (CIH), joined fellow CIH commissioner Linah Mohohlo and philanthropist Bill Gates on a panel at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland to discuss the potential for a grand convergence initiative.

The session was moderated by World Bank President Jim Yong Kim.  CIH commissioners Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe, Seth Berkley, Gavin Yamey, and Mthuli Ncube (pictured above with the panelists) joined the grand convergence conversation at the WEF.  View a short video on the grand convergence, which premiered during this WEF panel, on the DCP3 homepage.  Read more