Advisory Council

The Global Health 50/50 Advisory Council is an informal group whose members guide the initiative and serve as its Ambassadors in their personal capacities.
Frances Baum
Chair, People’s Health Movement Advisory Council
Jan Beagle
Under-Secretary General for Management, United Nations
James Chau
Special Contributor, CCTV International & WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Sustainable Development Goals and Health
Helen Clark
former Prime Minister of New Zealand & Administrator, UNDP
Jocalyn Clark
Executive Editor, The Lancet
Gary Darmstadt
Professor and Associate Dean for Maternal and Child Health, Stanford University
Roopa Dhatt
Executive Director and Co-Founder, Women in Global Health
Senait Fisseha
Chief Advisor to the Director General of WHO
Cecilia García
Deputy Director of Public Policy, Human Rights Commission of Mexico City
Bience Gawanas
United Nations Special Advisor on Africa
Ilona Kickbusch
Director, Global Health Centre, Graduate Institute, Geneva
Geeta Misra
Executive Director, CREA
Ulrika Modeer
Director of the Bureau for External Relations and Advocacy, UNDP
Muhammad Musa
Executive Director, BRAC
Sania Nishtar
Founder and President of Heartfile, Pakistan
Mariângela Batista Galvão Simão
Assistant Director-General for Drug Access, Vaccines and Pharmaceuticals, World Health Organization
Levi Singh
Secretary-General, African Youth & Adolescent Network on Population & Development
Sheila Tlou
former Minister of Health of Botswana
Ravi Verma
Asia Regional Director, International Center for Research on Women