Private Enterprise for Public Health: A Short Guide for Companies

Date of Publication
2012

This is a guide directed to the private sector and describes opportunities for business to improve women’s and children’s health.

It highlights a broad range of specific and practical opportunities for improving the health of women and children while also generating value for private enterprise. It also provides information about the health needs of women and children in developing and emerging economies to help companies identify where they can have the greatest impact.

The aim of this guide is to  catalye a collective approach to creating transformative partnerships to help to save the lives of women and children. These partnerships need to be sustainable and scalable and include a broad range of stakeholders to make lasting progress. 

It includes sections on:

  • What needs exist
  • How can companies help?
  • Collective impact