During the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, Mr. Ken Frazier, chairman and CEO of Merck*, in partnership with Dr. Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank Group, was joined by Mr. Bill Gates, co-chair and trustee of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Borge Brende, Minister of Foreign Affairs in Norway and Mr. Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance in Canada, on a panel to announce MSD's $10 million commitment and business expertise to the Global Financing Facility (GFF). More than 60 attendees, including private-sector executives, partners and influential media, joined the discussion on innovative financing methods to support women and children's health.
Click through the photo gallery below for highlights of our event.
Also, please watch a short video with highlights from event here.
* Merck is known as MSD outside of the United States and Canada.