GBC Business Action on Health Awards GE

GBC Business Action on Health Awards GE


Each year, the Global Business Coalition's Business Action on Health Awards highlight outstanding company achievements and help set the agenda for the future of the fight to defeat the greatest health threats of our time. This year, GE was honored with the Eradicating Root Causes of Poor Health Award.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011 - 10:00am

CAMPAIGN: Health at GE


Disease Prevention & Beyond: Eradicating Root Causes of Poor Health Award Winner

General Electric Company

GE's Developing Health Globally program provides infrastructure, equipment and training services and products, with an emphasis on maternal and infant health needs, to health care facilities in 13 African, Asian and Latin American countries, impacting the lives of 5.3 million individuals and reducing infant mortality by up to 60 percent.
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About GE
GE (NYSE: GE) is an advanced technology, services and finance company taking on the world’s toughest challenges. Dedicated to innovation in energy, health, transportation and infrastructure, GE operates in more than 100 countries and employs about 300,000 people worldwide. For more information, visit the company's Web site at
Citizenship at GE is more than a program or a set of good intentions - it is a full-time commitment built upon cultural behaviors and actions. These actions are integrated with business strategy and have defined goals, strategies and metrics that make it actionable and accountable.