Join over 650 development professionals representing the private sector, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, government agencies, multilateral institutions, and universities actively engaged in the field at the SID-Washington 2013 Annual Conference. Attendees will hear from keynote speakers and subject area experts on timely issues such as the post-2015 Millennium Development Goals agenda, the future of foreign aid, global health challenges, development financing, the role of the private sector, and many more.
Our next in-person Global Health Knowledge Collaborative (GHKC) meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, from 9:30 am -3:30 pm, at the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs (CCP) office in Baltimore, MD. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
During this meeting, we will have two knowledge cafés:
The morning knowledge café will allow us to feed ideas into USAID’s CLA (Collaboration, Learning, and Adapting) online discussion, which will take place on the USAID Learning Lab site June 4-5.
The afternoon knowledge café will focus on following up from the great conversations...
May 29, 2013 to May 31, 2013
eLearning Africa is the Continent’s largest gathering of high-level policy makers, decision makers and practitioners from education, business and government. The key networking event for developing eLearning capacities on the Continent, eLearning Africa 2013 will take place from 29th to 31st May in Windhoek, Namibia, under the overall theme of tradition, change and innovation. Serving as a pan-African platform, eLearning Africa is a must for those who want to develop multinational and cross-industry contacts and partnerships, as well as enhance their knowledge, expertise and abilities....
On May 22, 2013 from 12 – 1 pm ET, the Global Health Knowledge Collaborative will hold a webinar focused on strategies for planning and coordinating successful KM events. “How to Design and Deliver Meaningful Knowledge Management Events Such as KM Expos, Share Fairs and In-Country Meetings” is part of a series of lunchtime webinars held by GHKC.
Are you interested in planning a knowledge management event, but you're not sure where to begin? Do you want to learn how to execute a successful event from start to finish? If so, join the Global Health Knowledge Collaborative for a webinar on how...
May 14, 2013 to May 16, 2013
This seminar will bring together scientists, policy makers, and programme managers to present and discuss a range of issues relating to the definition, determinants and consequences of unmet need in family planning and programme interventions designed specifically to reduce unmet need in groups at high risk.
April 29, 2013 to May 1, 2013
The annual InterAction Forum serves as a venue for leaders and innovators of NGOs, governments, philanthropy, corporations and civil society to come together and forge common solutions that focus on our work to improve the lives of the world’s poor and marginalized and that move us toward a world that works for all.
April 19, 2013 to April 20, 2013
What is a SwitchPoint?
An interaction–a juncture–when two or more unexpected ideas/tools/people/organizations come together to inspire a solution that knocks your socks off.
What is IntraHealth’s SwitchPoint Reader?
The SwitchPoint Reader is a magazine-style, curated stream of inspiring people, organizations, ideas, campaigns, and challenges. It's also a share engine—a place to find, consider, and pass along some of the best ideas, biggest concerns, and interesting solutions facing the world today. We have curated, themed collections, or “buckets,” of streaming information from sources that...
What: A one-day symposium for global health and development knowledge management practitioners to advance the science and practice of KM. Experts in KM will be facilitating workshops and hands-on sessions so you can learn about innovative tools and techniques while sharing your own successes and lessons learned.
Why: In an environment with limited resources and time, health and development professionals need to adapt quickly. Knowledge management interventions increase access to and use of relevant knowledge to improve program performance. Join us to share experiences and spark creativity and...
April 13, 2013 to April 14, 2013
The Global Health & Innovation Conference (GHIC) is the world's leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,200 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries. This must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes leaders, changemakers, and participants from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.
This website, globalhealthknowledge.org, is being launched in April 2013. We will be adding events to this site from now on (on the "Upcoming Events" page). When an event has taken place, it will move onto this page.