At the end of September, ECHAlliance – The Global Health Connector hosted a two-day event during the 9th Science Summit at UN Global Assembly in New York. The aim of the event was to showcase the contributions of the ECHAlliance members and partners to the Sustainable Development Goals in four areas:
The rich programme and discussions generated a number of conclusions, recommendations and calls to action that will ultimately feed into the upcoming The Summit of the Future 2024. Following the Global Health Connector event, the ECHAlliance’s Chair, Brian O’Connor was invited to the Advisory Panel of the Summit and accepted the nomination.
With The Summit of the Future aiming to breathe new life into the delivery of the Sustainable Development Goals, we acknowledge that the ECHAlliance global community of changemakers will specifically contribute to the Objective 5: “Agree on a vision of digital technology as a motor for human progress that can deliver full benefits while minimising potential harm”.
During the Global Health Connector event on September 26-27, 2023, in New York, a different insights, conclusions, and calls to action were revealed. Now available for exploration, the comprehensive articles encapsulates all the findings, recommendations, and actionable strategies. Here’s a preview of the general recommendations:
By emphasising these overarching recommendations, the global community can create a more integrated and sustainable healthcare ecosystem that not only addresses the specific challenges within each theme but also fosters collaboration, technological advancement, and equitable access to healthcare for all.