She holds a master’s degree in international relations from United States International University – Africa. Dr Joannie Marlene Bewa is a family medicine physician, advocate and public health researcher at the University of South Florida College of Public Health, USA, with research experience in adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health, family planning and maternal health. Dr Kanem joined UNFPA in 2014 as the Country Representative in the United Republic of Tanzania and in 2016 was named Deputy Executive Director in charge of programmes. Without naming those places, Browne wrote and sang passionately against poverty in the songs "Soldier of Plenty" and "Lawless Avenues" and against war in "For America," "Lives in the Balance," and "Till I Go Down." Dr Chandra-Mouli joined WHO in early 1993 and worked on HIV prevention in WHO’s Global Programme on AIDS until the end of 1995. Its mission to save lives and improve health by increasing access to quality health care resonates with his core values. Susan Kihika is also the President of the IPU Bureau of Women Parliamentarians. Policy Engagement Coordinator, YP Foundation, India. She also worked on waterborne illnesses with the CDC’s Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases. Educators and Schools. Dr. Greene founded Lives in the Balance to provide free web-based … Lives in the Balance was the first album by Browne where overtly political and socially critical songs dominated (three of which were about president Ronald Reagan), although it also included one of his best remembered songs about relationships, the tragic "In the Shape of a Heart", inspired by his relationship with his first wife. As Secretariat Director of the CORE Polio & Global Health Security Project (CGP-GHS) for HOA, Ahmed provides technical leadership on all aspects of project planning and implementation in Kenya and Somalia, and provides support to CGP secretariats in South Sudan and Ethiopia for timely coordination with WHO and UNICEF’s HOA coordination office in Nairobi. Interested in English, he continued his university studies in an English-speaking country, South Africa, where he participated in several courses (including academic writing skills, and qualitative and quantitative methodology) at the University of South Africa, and continues academic research there on “the psychological care of women victims of sexual violence in the east of the DRC”. As Administrator, she led UNDP to be ranked the most transparent global development organization. In order to achieve this, sShe has specialized in bringing together different stakeholders to identify problems and find solutions, including representatives of governments, health services, NGOs, local leaders, community groups, academia and international partners. Nazeem performs regularly, both solo and with his band. David Ito is originally from Spain, of Japanese descent. Lives in the Balance: Achieving universal health coverage and leaving no one behind in a COVID-19 world 11 December 2020 14:00 – 17:00 CET The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH), CORE Group and UHC2030 will convene partners across the globe for a virtual summit to take stock of how COVID-19 is impacting the progress towards UHC commitments. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected as WHO Director-General for a five-year term by WHO Member States at the Seventieth World Health Assembly in May 2017. As a nurse, researcher and public health expert, Lisa has worked for global health in policy, research, emergency relief and response, development, workforce development and health systems strengthening, and from local to global levels. "[8], All tracks composed by Browne except where noted. National Coordinator, White Ribbon Alliance, India. 100 Best Albums of the Eighties: Lives in the Balance, overview at AllMusic, Lives in the Balance, credits at AllMusic, The Next Voice You Hear: The Best of Jackson Browne, Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Lives_in_the_Balance&oldid=998174455, Political music albums by American artists, Short description is different from Wikidata, Album articles lacking alt text for covers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Doug Haywood – harmony vocals (3, 4, 7, 8). Professor in Obstetrics/Gynecology, Aga Khan University. Lives in the Balance was the first album by Browne where overtly political and socially critical songs dominated (three of which were about president Ronald Reagan), although it also included one of his best remembered songs about relationships, the tragic "In the Shape of a Heart", inspired by his relationship with his first wife. Since joining Gavi in 2015, Anuradha has led efforts to put equity and gender at the centre of Gavi’s programmatic planning and to tailor support to countries within Gavi’s strategy. Her most recent book, Seeing Politics: film, visual method and international relations, was published in 2019. Dr Karla Berdichevsky is Director General of Mexico’s National Center for Gender Equality and Reproductive Health. The event will provide an opportunity to launch both the inaugural State of UHC … He also served as Senior Logistics Advisor in the USAID DELIVER project in Liberia. She has published extensively in her areas of work. David holds an MSc in public health and nutrition from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and provides wellness and nutritional counselling. He holds a PhD and a master’s degree in community health from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK. She holds a BA from Cornell University and a master’s in fine arts from Columbia University. The radio play garnered by "For America" and "In the Shape of a Heart", and the use … The title track as well as "For America" and "In the Shape of a Heart" were released as singles. Lives in the balance was the acerbic anti-Reagan anti-war protest song. She has worked with governmental and non–governmental organizations (NGOs) for over 20 years, in designing and implementing programmes for mMaternal, n-Newborn and c-Child hHealth, linking facility-based and community-based services. She is also the founder of Black Exhale, a restorative healing gathering, created to honour Black lives as sacred while providing a safe space to release collective trauma. Ms Cuevas Barron became involved in politics at the age of 15, when she joined the National Action Party (PAN), the main opposition force during Mexico’s transition towards democracy. Other roles focused on field epidemiology in emergency settings (MSF/ Epicentre) and new vaccines and health systems (GAVI/CIDA). After a bitter confrontation between young people and the Gambian police in late 2019, he successfully brought these two communities together, hosting a “Peace Concert”. Prior to joining the IRC in 2018, Ms. Oppert served in various positions and roles for public health organizations. Antoinette Cooper is a poet, professor and TEDx speaker (Death by Chocolate Cyst: What If My Illness Had a Voice). At the same time, she was Chair of the United Nations Development Group, a committee consisting of all UN funds, programmes, agencies and departments working on development issues. She has also served as Vice President for Human Development at the World Bank where she oversaw a dramatic expansion of the network evaluation programme. In 2019, she led a bottom-up consultation process which enabled young people to give their inputs to the adolescent health policy. As a speaker and moderator, Mercy has presented on various platforms including the International Journalism Festival and several major global health conferences. Gabriela Cuevas Barron is the president of the Inter-Parliamentary Union. Most recently she worked with the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), under the Division of Global Migration and Quarantine’s International Border Health Team. PMNCH. He holds a master’s degree in public policy from the Woodrow Wilson School for Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, USA. Dr Tedros served as Ethiopia’s Minister of Health from 2005–2012, where he led a comprehensive reform of the country’s health system. His style of music reflects his roots and culture, and is influenced by a two-year residency in Senegal where he regularly performed at Casino du Cape Vert, supporting musicians such as jazzman Vieux Mac Faye, Wolof pop singer Viviane Chidi and Senegalese guitarist Jeanott Mendy. She has five years’ work experience in policy reform, advocacy and SRHR programming. Lives in the Balance is the eighth album by American singer/songwriter Jackson Browne, released in 1986 (see 1986 in music). She is also the representative for TYPF in the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health and in the UN Economic and Social Commission for the Asia Pacific. Department of Maternal Newborn Child and Adolescent Health and Ageing, World Health Organization. She has mentored early career academics both within and outside QMUL, worked as a consultant for the World Health Organization (WHO), and played a pivotal role in establishing working groups and networks on global health and Africa within the field of international relations. Later she left public service and established The Kihika Law Firm in Dallas, Texas. She has served on the Governing Boards of the UN Research Institute on Social Development and of the UN University, and as Co-Chair of the Society for International Development. She has fourteen 14 years of experience as a researcher and policy advisor in global health, having worked in academia, the UN system, donor development cooperation and private consulting. The album reached number 2 in Sweden. 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