Available languages:
(Session 2) World Women's Health and Development Forum
11 Feb 2015 -  The Inaugural World Women’s Health and Development Forum, organised by the Royal Academy of Science International Trust (RASIT) in partnership with the United Nations Department of Economics and Social Affairs, aims to advance the health, wealth and empowerment of women in all of their diverse communities. The Forum is the first international step towards a collaborative approach to women’s health and wellbeing.


15.00 – 15.05 Moderator Remarks: Hon. Judge Elizabeth Stong, US Bankruptcy Court
15.05 – 15.15 Prof. Ashish Jha, Director, Harvard Global Health Institute, Harvard School of Public Health
15.15 – 15.25 Ms. Judith Arenas, Deputy Permanent Observer, Intl. Development Law Organization
15.25 – 15.35 Mr. Martín Sabignoso, Director of the "Programa Sumar", Ministry of Health, Argentina
15.35 – 15.45 Prof. Gavin Yamey, Global Health Group, University of California at San Francisco
15.45 – 15.55 Mrs. Nelisiwe Vilakazi Deputy Director General for Strategy and Organisational Transformation, Department of Social Development, South Africa
15.55 – 16.05 Ms. Kate Roberts, Senior Vice President, Corporate Partnerships & Philanthropy, PSI, USA
16.05 – 16.15 Ms. Katja Iversen, CEO, Women Deliver
16.15 – 16.30 Questions and Remarks