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


Is the world’s largest global health funder

Invests more than $4 billion a year in programs run by local experts and governments

Builds stronger health systems, health security and pandemic preparedness

Accelerates the end of the world’s deadliest infectious diseases



Ending AIDS

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.

Ending TB

TB is curable. We need renewed and sustained political will to combat this epidemic. We know we can end the TB epidemic. It is a matter of scaling up effective programs, dedicating sufficient resources and mobilizing the political will. This report highlights six locations where communities made impressive progress to significantly reduce TB cases and deaths – from California in the United States to Tomsk, Russia and Karachi, Pakistan.

Ending Malaria

In the last two decades, global efforts against malaria have reached a tipping point, allowing health leaders for the first time to move beyond merely controlling this ancient disease and instead commit to ending it.


Friends Comments at Pandemic Preparedness and Response and UHC HLM Multistakeholder Meetings

Chris Collins, President & CEO of Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, submitted the following comments at the Pandemic Preparedness and Response HLM Multistakeholder Meeting and the UHC Multistakeholder Meeting in New York. Pandemic Preparedness and Response Comments The question for today’s hearing, and for the HLM itself, is: health security for…

Friends Comments at HHS Stakeholder Listening Session for G7 Health Ministers Meeting

Chris Collins, President & CEO of Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, submitted comments following the HHS Stakeholder Listening Session for the G7 Health Ministers’ Meeting on May 4. Thank you for the opportunity to speak today.  It is good that the global community is discussing how to strengthen pandemic preparedness. …