The International Federation of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers (IFPW), the world’s leading pharmaceutical wholesale industry association, representing over 40 companies across 6 continents, including several Fortune 500 companies. IFPW member companies comprise 40% of the global pharmaceutical distribution market.
Position IFPW as a major player in global health, highlighting their role in improving newborn health in developing countries. The high-level Every Women Every Child (EWEC) luncheon was hosted by the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon during the annual UN General Assembly. EWEC is an unprecedented global movement that mobilizes financial and political commitments with actionable projects by governments, the UN, multilaterals, the private sector, and civil society to address major health challenges faced by women, children and adolescents. High level innovators from the public and private sector, including Merck, Johnson & Johnson, Nike, Philips, General Electric, and others announced their commitments to advance the Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health at this pivotal event.