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together, we have

Founded Aspen Ideas Festival Spotlight Health, bringing together over 1,000 scientists, policymakers, artists, entrepreneurs, and experts in intensive and engaging conversation every year

Grown Alliance for Artisan Enterprise community from 25 to more than 125 members and partners, recognized as one of the top public-private partnerships at the U.S. Department of State

Developed pioneering resources for artisan entrepreneurs, including innovative financing and artisan business coaching programs

Strengthened the leadership & management capabilities of Ministries of Health in Ghana, Malawi, Sierra Leone, Kenya, and Zambia

Supported the Malawi Ministry of Health in developing and implementing the country’s first National Community Health Strategy

Secured more than 2,500 global media placements and features for New Voices Fellows, including New York Times op-eds, NPR, the BBC, TED and TEDx, and Moth story slams

Connected New Voices Fellows with high-level policymakers and influencers, ultimately shaping global policy and influencing media conversations around issues of global health and development

Led the passage of the historic WHO Global Code of Practice for the Ethical Recruitment of Health Workers

Founded Global Leaders Council for Reproductive Health, instrumental in integrating reproductive health and women's leadership into Rio+20 and Durban outcome documents

Supported Nepal's new national health plan and right to health provisions

Supported Malawi's national Safe Motherhood Initiative through the Ministerial Leadership Initiative