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The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: A smart, lifesaving U.S. investment

U.S. investments in the Global Fund provide significant health security and economic benefits

Grows export markets

Catalyzes domestic investments in health

Helps contain emerging pandemics

CHALLENGES

Insecticide Resistance

Antibiotic Resistance

Young Women at Risk

Growing Youth populations

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Report: End the AIDS Epidemic

Translating Progress into Success to End the AIDS Epidemic is a collaboration between amfAR, AVAC, and Friends of the Global Fight, with technical assistance from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. The report was conceptualized to take stock of how far we have come – and how far we have to go – toward ending HIV and AIDS around the world.

INFOGRAPHIC: What does $1.56 billion buy?

In 2019, the whole world stepped up, pledging $14 billion for the Global Fund’s hugely successful sixth Replenishment – an unprecedented 15 percent increase over the previous fundraising cycle. U.S. leadership was instrumental, encouraging other donors to increase their contributions and get the world back on track to end AIDS, TB and malaria.

Infographic: The Global Fund – Scaling Innovations in Global Health Since 2002

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is the world’s largest global health funder and has saved 32 million lives since its founding in 2002. Below are just a few examples of how the Global Fund has helped scale innovative treatment, prevention and diagnostic technologies over the past 18 years.

How to Tackle Global Problems in an Age of Populism (Think Global Health)

With the world’s attention on the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, it was hardly a surprise to hear President Donald J. Trump mention it in his State of the Union Address on Tuesday, promising to fight at home and abroad not only the newly emerging infection—but also cancer, Alzheimer’s, kidney disease, and the AIDS epidemic. Notwithstanding those callouts, it’s safe to assume the federal budget President Trump presents this coming Monday will once again play to populist themes and skepticism of multilateral action, proposing major cuts to U.S. international assistance.

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