2012 - Qatar Foundation launched inaugural WISH

1 August, 2012 - London
Institute for Global Health Innovation and Qatar Foundation host the first Global Health Summit in London. 1st August 2012.

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, announced WISH during Global Health Policy Summit in London Guildhall, which was jointly organised by Qatar Foundation and Imperial College London Institute of Global Health Innovation. During Her Highness’ address she urged delegates to invest their efforts into coordinating and improving prevention and treatment of diseases by exchanging ideas, collaborating and learning from global experiences.

“WISH is about action. This summit will look at ideas which are evidence-based, scalable, and sustainable, often ideas which have already been implemented somewhere in the world and work out how to implement them far more widely.”

Professor the Lord Darzi of Denham, Executive Chair of WISH, speaking at Global Health Policy Summit in London Guildhall 2012.