Purpose of Strategic Communications Partner Committee

The purpose of the Strategic Communications Partner Committee(Comms-PC) is to develop and implement, in collaboration with the Partnership Management Team, communications to achieve the advocacy objectives of the Partnership. The objective of the Comms-PC is to translate the over-arching objectives of the Partnership into specific, aligned and inspirational messages that catalyse action.

Co-chairs: Yacine Djibo (Speak Up Africa) and Michal Fishman (Malaria No More)


Steering Committee Members

  • Saleemah Abdul-Ghafur, African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA)
  • Charity Binka, African Media and Malaria Research Network
  • Jeff Chertack, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Tawanda Chinsango, African Union Commission
  • Olivier Freeman, TANA Netting/NRS International
  • Lisa Goldman-Van Nostrand, Sumitomo Chemical
  • Rachel Henderson, UNF Nothing But Nets
  • Christopher Hilton, Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA)
  • Dr Bello Ibrahim Sebutu, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital
  • Rakesh Jain, Par Impex LLC
  • Erika Larson, Malaria Elimination Initiative at the UCSF Global Health Group
  • Mingli Lui, Morehouse School of Medicine
  • Mary Nambao, Ministry of Health Zambia
  • Robert Valadez, Office of the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Health in Agenda 2030 and for Malaria
  • Kate Wills, Malaria No More UK

RBM Secretariat

  • Xenya Scanlon, SCPC Manager

2nd Meeting of the Strategic Communications Partner Committee 

6-7 February 2018
Geneva, Switzerland