Digital Health as a catalyst to advance gender equality and accelerate progress towards UHC

May 30, 2024 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

  • Health Equity in the Digital Age Workshop 1

About Session

The objectives of the workshops are :

  1. Present a new policy brief outlining positions on the intersection of gender and digital health, while setting out key areas and opportunities where Transform Health and our partners aim to play a strategic role to drive progress in this area. 
  2. Build consensus, forging a joint vision, and strengthening collaboration around needed action to close the gender digital divide. 

Agenda of the session :

08:30 – 08:35
(5 mins)
Welcome remarks 
08:35 – 08:45
(10 mins)
Setting the scene and presenting a new policy brief on gender and digital health
08:45 – 09:00
Panel discussion
09:00 – 09:35
(35 mins)
Breakout discussions
9:35 – 9:55
(20 mins)
Feedback from breakouts discussions
(5 mins)
Closing remarks


Kirsten Mathieson

Kirsten Mathieson

Deputy Director & Policy Lead, Transform Health
Allan Maleche

Allan Maleche

Executive Director, Transform Health, Kenya
Yacine Djibo 

Yacine Djibo 

Founder and Executive Director, Speak up Africa
Jules Gaye

Jules Gaye

Living Goods
Kristy Kade

Kristy Kade

Advocate & Strategist