Cow economics: Multisector partnerships that address complex, culturally ingrained health challenges

This week Rabin Martin was delighted to host Amref Health Africa for a conversation on multisector partnerships that help address culturally ingrained health challenges, such as female genital mutilation, family planning and preventing early child marriage. Amref has helped to improve the health of thousands of people across 35 countries in sub-Saharan Africa over its 50 years of operation, partnering with the private sector to help inform and scale up their programs to bring about sustainable change.
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Your guide to this year’s World Health Assembly

Update, 5/17/17: Now featuring an updated calendar of side events. Attended by stakeholders from industry, governments, NGOs and others, WHA provides a forum for multilateral dialogue to advance health policies to reduce the burden of diseases and drive resources around key health issues. Planning to attend? Check out our guide to key side events.
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Terri Jackson named to the Board of the New York State Public Health Association

We are excited to share that Rabin Martin Senior Vice President Terri Jackson has been named to serve on the Board of the New York State Public Health Association. NYSPHA is a leading voice and resource for public health in New York State, whose members work across the state, at all levels, to promote and implement prevention-oriented policies and practices that support healthy behaviors, advance health equity, and foster healthy communities.
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Analyzing Health Systems to Address Failure and Build Resilience: Takeaways from Using a Systems Mapping Approach

Health systems around the world face ongoing shocks and stresses that impair their ability to provide services and care. Investments are needed to make health systems more resilient and better able to confront and overcome these challenges. Rabin Martin analyzed resource-limited health systems using a systems mapping approach to uncover three potential areas for intervention that support building resilience.
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