"One more example to add to the mix : we need to think beyond the walls of one’s own laboratories when it comes to research and development. Development partnerships with NGOs, academics etc are a way of sharing cost and risk –…"
"Agree Simon and I think our GSK/Save Partnership is a good example of this and goes beyond the traditional funding relationship to a much more fundamental partnership - also yes we must avoid tears by embracing our differences!"
"In their partnerships, businesses and the development community must do just that: be partners. Today’s challenges cannot be effectively addressed by unilateral action. It is no use for a business to simply finance the community and for them…"
"Access is certainly key and from a healthcare perspective, addresses all three points of this question - it's a key driver, and enabling condition for success, but clearly also a barrier if there is no access. This is why we are always looking…"
"My starter for 10:
Drivers: 2 things: 1. Simple, cheap ideas that can be replicated easily and globally; 2. Clear consensus on priorities for the most pressing unmet needs.
Barriers: Lack of clear objectives, deliverables and…"
"Innovation has a central role to play in meeting the SDGs and we need to think more creatively and flexibly now we have a wide-ranging agenda covering such broad range of issues. New creative solutions and partnerships help unlock potential and…"