Who We Are ?
BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH) is a nonprofit organization based in Seattle, Washington working at the crossroads of the private and public sectors to advance research and improve health. BVGH connects people, resources, and ideas across biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, governments, and nonprofits to solve global health issues.
What We Do ?
BVGH accelerates research and development for diseases of poverty through its WIPO Re:Search program, expands access to cancer medicines and technologies in Africa through its African Access Initiative (AAI) and builds biomedical research and development capacity in low- and middle-income countries through its fellowship and equipment donation programs.
Partnership Contribution ?
Driven by Africa – for Africa – BVGH’s African Access Initiative (AAI) is a partnership of pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, governments, healthcare providers, and non-governmental organizations focused on sustainably accelerating access to cancer treatment. Using data generated at the country-level by African hospitals and governments, AAI is expanding access to cancer medicines and technologies, strengthening healthcare infrastructure, and building clinical oncology and R&D capacity in Africa.