World Health Summit 2022 Berlin, Germany

During this year’s World Health Summit the Baobab Institute participated in a panel called “Bridging the digital divide : Securing more and better coordinated funding for the digital transformation of health systems”. The session, organized by the Transform Health Coalition ( centered on the launch of a new conceptual framework for investing in digital…

Grand Challenges Annual Meeting 2022 – Brussels Oct.23-26

Under invitation from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Baobab Institute participated in this year’s Annual Meeting of the Grand Challenges described on their website as “a family of initiatives fostering innovation to solve key global health and development problems”. We were asked to participate in the track “implementation of innovations for women and…

SEMA Reproductive Health (Shaping Equitable Market Acces)

Baobab Institute Founder and President Pape Gaye has been supporting the establishment of SEMA a new initiative focused on supporting participating countries to adopt a market approach to Reproductive Health Supplies.Gaye has been part of the Steering Committee and is also the Co-Chair of the Technical Oversight Committee. Also in collaboration with Gamo Tounkara from…

Meeting with FP 2030

On October 14 2022, Founder President Pape Gaye and Baobab Institute Managing Director Dr. Babacar Gueye met with FP 2030 Executive Director Dr. Samuleliso Dube andSenior Advisor Monica Kerrigan. The meeting also attended by Ms Blair Sachs Hanewall SEMA Executive Director was an opportunity to learn from each other’s organizations and begin to explore collaboration.