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More Urgency, New Funding Needed to End TB

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:36
The new WHO Global Tuberculosis Report 2018 is a call to arms for the international community, coming one week before the first UN High Level Meeting on TB, the Global Fund said. Of all the world’s infectious diseases, TB is the leading killer. Approximately 10 million people fell ill with the disease in 2017, and 1.6 million of those died.

India Supports Global Fund Efforts to Mobilize Funds

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:11
India announced today it would host the Global Fund's Preparatory Meeting of the Sixth Replenishment in New Delhi in February 2019, an important milestone to mobilize funds aimed at accelerating the end of AIDS, TB and malaria as epidemics.

Remembering Kofi Annan

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 17:17
The Global Fund honors the memory and enormous contributions of Kofi Annan, former United Nations Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Laureate. Annan died in Switzerland on 18 August 2018.

Global Fund Joins AIDS 2018 to Break Barriers and Build Bridges

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 15:10
At the International AIDS Conference, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria joined efforts to accelerate the end of the HIV epidemic, linking civil society, scientific experts and policymakers from all over the world on the conference theme of breaking barriers and building bridges.

New Agreements with HIV Drug Suppliers to Save $324 Million

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 13:20
Global Fund strikes agreements with suppliers of HIV medication that will save US$324 million by the end of 2021 and secure the supply of HIV drugs for 4 million people

Global Fund Appoints Philippe François as Head of Sourcing & Supply Chain

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 11:56
Peter Sands, Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, today named Philippe François as Head of Sourcing & Supply Chain, bringing a recognized track record of innovation in supplying healthcare products and services worldwide.

Global Fund Appoints New Head of External Relations, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:20
Peter Sands, Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, today announced the appointments of three new leaders joining the senior management team to accelerate the Global Fund’s work toward ending epidemics..