Gabrielle Fitzgerald is the founder and CEO of Panorama, a nonprofit action tank working to solve global problems through audacious thinking and bold action. She believes innovative approaches and catalytic coalitions are needed to solve the most challenging issues. Her focus is on designing and driving strategies that measurably impact people, organizations and countries.
The World Health Organization is often hobbled by the debilitating combination of high expectations, anemic funding, and cloudy perceptions of its role in a world full of many new actors in global health. Yet no other agency in the world has the authority to lead in times of global health crisis. Gabrielle Fitzgerald, founder and CEO of Panorama, explains where newly elected WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus needs to focus his attention immediately.
What is global health diplomacy and why is it so important for global health professionals to identify and understand it? Gabrielle Fitzgerald and Peter Small explore how global health diplomacy represents the reality that health issues are inherently political and offers a way to address major global health challenges.