Japan is a strong leader in global health. In 2000, the country introduced infectious diseases as an agenda at the G8 Summit in Okinawa, paving the way for the establishment of the Global Fund in 2002.

Japan is the fifth largest public donor to the Global Fund, contributing a total of US$4.24 billion to date. For the Global Fund’s Sixth Replenishment, covering 2020-2022, Japan pledged US$840 million.

Government donor ranking

As of: end 2020


Pledges and contributions

Data updated on: 10 June 2022


Total pledged

US$4.31 billion

Total contributed

US$4.24 billion

Sixth Replenishment (2020-2022)

Total pledged

US$840 million

Total contributed

US$771.61 million

Pledges and contributions by replenishment

See Japan's profile on the Global Fund Data Explorer