Blog Post Examines Proposed New WHO Framework For Engagement With Non-State Actors

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Matthew Robinson, GHTC’s policy & advocacy officer, discusses a recent WHO Executive Board meeting on a proposed Framework for Engagement with Non-State Actors (FENSA), which will be discussed at the World Health Assembly (WHA). Robinson provides an overview of the current rules governing engagement with non-state actors — which include nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), civil society organizations (CSOs), the private sector, and philanthropic foundations — the proposed new regulations, and implications for the health R&D community (2/16).