Highlights from 2012

News - 19 December, 2012

Over the past 12 months, we have held events in a number of overseas locations as well as here at Wiston House in Sussex. In this summary, we look back at some of those discussions.  The 2012 programme has been extremely busy facilitating over 50 conferences and meetings. Most of these have been held at […]

Diet and nutrition: challenges for global food, agricultural and land use policy

News - 14 March, 2012

With a billion people suffering from under nutrition and obesity respectively, how can the world’s diet be improved? This is the focus of Wilton Park’s next meeting in its series on global food, agriculture and land use. Improving diet and nutrition: challenges for global food, agricultural and land use policies Monday 23 – Wednesday 25 […]

World Aids Day 2011 December 1

News - 1 December, 2011

In February 2011, we highlighted the need for increased financial backing of HIV treatment. Suggestions on how to achieve this included greater use of domestic resources, innovative funding mechanisms and new efficiencies. The UNAIDS 2011 World Aids day report has stated that the number of recipients of AntiRetroviral Therapy (ART) has increased, the number of […]

HIV/AIDs treatment – increased efforts needed to finance scale-up

News - 15 April, 2011

Increasing domestic resources, innovative funding mechanisms and new efficiencies are needed to ensure confirmed scale-up in HIV treatment Financing continued scale-up in HIV treatment: more money for years gained and more years gained for the money Tuesday 22 – Thursday 24 February 2011 (WP1091) Addressing one of the critical challenges facing the global community, this […]

Innovating health systems through public private partnerships

News - 29 September, 2010

Donors and the public health sector were challenged to be more innovative in collaborating with the private sector to improve healthcare delivery in low and middle income countries. Public Private Investment Partnerships: Innovations for Quality and Efficiency in Health Systems Monday 20 – Wednesday 22 September 2010 (WP1045) The healthcare industry currently accounts for 10% […]