The WBG's Investments in Private Healthcare Provision: What Implications for the Right to Health?

  • April 12, 2022
    10:0011:30 am ET


While an important part of the WBG strategy to respond to Covid-19 consists in mobilizing private investment, private healthcare services pose challenges for equitable access. The session will present case studies showing how private sector engagement in healthcare might have negative impacts on the enjoyment of the right to health.

  • Moderator: James Cole, Senior Advocacy Advisor, STOPAIDS
  • Panelist 1: Marco Angelo, Global Health Advocate, Wemos
  • Panelist 2: Rossella De Falco, Programme Officer on the Right to Health, GI-ESCR
  • Panelist 3: Allana Kembabazi, Program Manager, Global Health Program, ISER