Who We Are

Vision

BVGH envisions a world in which everyone has the opportunity to live a productive and healthy life.

Mission

BVGH is a results-oriented nonprofit organization dedicated to solving global health issues by forming connections between people, resources, and ideas.

BVGH is a nonprofit organization based in Seattle, Washington working at the crossroads of the private and public sectors—including biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, governments, and nonprofits—to advance research and improve health.

BVGH was founded in 2004 by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) with financial and in-kind support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, and BIO.

What We Do

Accelerate Research and Development for Diseases of Poverty

WIPO Re:Search

Expand Access to Cancer Medicines and Technologies in Africa

 African Access Initiative (AAI)

Build Biomedical Research and Development Capacity in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Fellowships and Equipment Donation
Africa Pavilion

Who We Work With

Where We Work

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