Global Health and Faith based Communities – 2013


16-19 June 2013

Les Pensières (Annecy, France)

The first edition of ART, organized in collaboration with the World Faiths Development Dialogue and Ahimsa Fund, had as a central theme the work of faith based communities, and particularly its innovative dimensions.  Continue reading

Sanofi Pasteur, IM Access, Unitaid, The GlobalFund, Parteurop, World Vision Mexico, LSHTM, The Handa Foundation, WorldMate, Soulier, Qiagen, Otsuka, Ahimsa Partners

Event's Speakers & presentations

Event's News

  • ART 2013: Report, Presentations and Pictures are online!

    Published by July 19, 2013

    The final report and presentations of speakers are now available on our website.  

  • Guest speaker: Joanna Rubinstein

    Published by May 17, 2013

    Dr. Joanna Rubinstein is assistant director of the Earth Institute for international programs. She will help to lead the Earth Institute's international programs for sustainable development, with a key role in coordinating the Earth Institute's new role as Secretariat of the … Continue reading

  • Participation of The Gates Foundation: Vincent Ahonkhai

    Published by April 23, 2013

    Dr. Vincent Ahonkhai is currently a Senior Regulatory Officer at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle Washington. He has recently retired as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). Prior to that,he was Vice President, Global Clinical Safety & Pharmacovigilance, GSK, and Vice President & Director, … Continue reading

  • Guest speaker: Hiroki Nakatani

    Published by April 18, 2013

    Dr Hiroki Nakatani of Japan was Director-General at the Department of Health and Welfare of Disabled Persons before joining WHO as Assistant Director-General. During a long career at the Ministry, he acquired extensive technical experience in public health including tuberculosis … Continue reading

  • Guest speaker: Tsering Tsamchoe

    Published by April 16, 2013

    Dr. Tsering Tsamchoe was born in Bylakuppe Tibetan Settlement in South India in 1977. She went to CST School, Bylakuppe and later joined Central University of Tibetan Studies (CUTS), Varanasi in 1992 for her higher studies. She studies from 1995 … Continue reading

  • Guest speaker: Zelma Lazarus

    Published by April 2, 2013

    Zelma Lazarus is the Chief Executive Officer of Impact India. As General Manager Corporate Relations of Voltas Limited, a large Private Sector enterprise in India, she has had substantial experience in all aspects of public affairs. Her work experience is … Continue reading

  • Guest Speaker: Marguerite Barankitse

    Published by March 15, 2013

    Marguerite”Maggy” Barankitse is an exceptional Burundi woman. Hailed as a female Mandela, Maggy works to ensure that Burundian children have a future. Continue reading

  • Guest Speaker: Tony Meloto

    Published by February 26, 2013

    Tony Meloto is the founder of Gawad Kalinga. Gawad Kalinga (GK) focuses on housing and community infrastructure, ensuring that families have proper access to land and private ownership in the areas in which GK builds. Continue reading

  • Guest Speaker: Michel Camdessus

    Published by January 22, 2013

    Michel Camdessus will be GuestSpeaker for the 1st Ahimsa RoundTable forum on “GlobalHealth and Faith based Communities” co-organized with World Faiths Development Dialogue. Continue reading

  • 16-19 June 2013: Save the date

    Published by December 20, 2012

    Save the dates for the forum on “Global Health and Faith Based Communities Continue reading