The global humanitarian organization CARE, healthcare leader Abbott and its foundation the Abbott Fund are combining their capabilities in a novel partnership to address an often-overlooked problem: noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) like diabetes and cardiovascular disease in emergency and disaster settings.
The panelists will discuss how this unique partnership combines the strengths of CARE, Abbott and the Abbott Fund to address NCDs for people who remain displaced two years after armed conflict in Marawi City, Philippines.
They'll also share insights on how different organizations can work together to effectively leverage their expertise to maximize positive impact.
In this webinar, attendees will be presented with these takeaways:
Jenna Daugherty is Divisional Vice President of Global Citizenship and Sustainability at Abbott, where she leads social impact, sustainability and shared value initiatives. She also serves as Vice President of the Abbott Fund, Abbott’s philanthropic foundation.
Julianne Mesaric is Director of Development, Corporate Partnerships at CARE USA. CARE collaborates with some of the most successful, visible and innovative corporations around the world that share the vision of and demonstrate a commitment to finding victories over poverty through empowering women and girls.
David Gazashvili is the Country Director of CARE Philippines, where he leads strategic direction in disaster response, emergency preparedness, livelihoods recovery, and integrated risk management programs within the country.