Leadership and Diplomacy

Vantage Blog:

February 03, 2020

What is an Action Tank? Reflections on Panorama’s Third Anniversary

As we celebrate our third anniversary, we’ve launched a new website, that better reflects the role that Panorama plays in making change. It’s organized around three principles that guide our work: We...

November 14, 2019

Let’s Not Wait for the Real Event 201 to Prepare for an Outbreak

Event 201 was a half-day pandemic simulation hosted by Johns Hopkins University, the World Economic Forum, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on Friday, October 18 in New York....

October 21, 2019

Our Three Takeaways from UNGA 2019

Panorama staff attended the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) last month, and two of us were there for the first time. We each had project-related events to organize in New York, but took advanta...

March 29, 2019

Showcasing Women’s Leadership for Women’s History Month

In the most recent Global Health 50/50 report, which reviewed 198 global organizations active in health, it was found that men in these organizations are 50% more likely to reach senior leadership rol...

January 18, 2019

Saying Yes to Leadership

Last November, I attended the Women Leaders in Global Health meeting in London, which had 900 participants from 80 countries. I came away energized by the amazing and inspiring women I met, and the gr...

November 14, 2018

Women Leaders in Global Health: What can I do to accelerate the pace of change?

I left last week’s Women Leaders in Global Health conference energized by being surrounded by inspirational leaders sharing a lifetime of wisdom....

October 15, 2018

No, We Are Still Not Ready for a Global Pandemic

Four years ago, a devastating Ebola outbreak in West Africa killed more than 11,000 people and sparked worldwide fear of a global pandemic. Worldwide, leaders committed to prioritizing preparedness to...

October 08, 2018

Faster, Smarter, Safer: Progress and Pitfalls in Outbreak Preparedness

When leadership, know-how, innovation, and partnerships converge to stop a threat in its tracks....

August 16, 2018

Are We Prepared for the Next Global Outbreak?

A Congolese health worker records medical data of passengers at the airport in Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of Congo, May 19, 2018....

March 13, 2018

Reflecting on Panorama’s First Year as an Action Tank

When Panorama launched one year ago, we decided to call ourselves an action tank because that’s what we are about: Working alongside partners to drive action on major social issues. ...

March 08, 2018

A Pledge on International Women’s Day: Female Donors, Join Forces

These incredibly strong and thoughtful women believe passionately in building partnerships to take on issues relevant to women and girls, and they recognize that the best way to effect systemwide chan...

January 22, 2018

It’s Not Rocket Science: Ten Guidelines to Successfully Work Across Sectors

Cross-sector collaboration is the only way we are going to overcome the global challenges we face today....

September 05, 2017

Lessons from the Space Race Will Help Fight Neglected Diseases

Like the Space Race, the battle to end deadly diseases must similarly embrace strong leadership and collaboration to succeed....

June 21, 2017

What is Global Health Diplomacy and Why Does It Matter?

Peter Small and Gabrielle Fitzgerald prepare for a Q&A on Global Health Diplomacy...

June 02, 2017

Why President Trump’s Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement May Actually Help the Planet

Nearly 9,500 Londoners die annually from air pollution, according to a 2015 study reported by The Guardian

May 30, 2017

New Director-General Tedros Must Modernize WHO’s Engagement with the World

WHO mobile clinics provide health care to needy communities in remote areas of Nigeria. Photo: WHO/A. Clements-Hunt...

January 30, 2017

Shuttle Diplomacy to Outsmart Epidemics

CEPI Founding Partners Announcement at WEF Davos, January 2017...

January 30, 2017

Post-Ebola Reforms: Ample Analysis, Inadequate Action

An enormous amount of analysis has been done: as at December 2016, more than 40 targeted examinations had been published, which largely agree on the priority actions....

January 30, 2017

Think Boldly and Act Globally – Why I Started Panorama

Gabrielle Fitzgerald at the Ebola Innovation Summit...

December 13, 2013

A Thousand Heavens, No More Poverty

How do you teach someone who has never eaten in a restaurant how to be a waiter?...

May 29, 2013

My New Hero: Senator Pia Cayetano of the Philippines

Senator Cayetano was the youngest female Senator ever elected in the Philippines nine years ago. ...