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$4.05 billion to date. For the Global Fund’s Sixth Replenishment, covering 2020-2022, Japan pledged US$840 million.
As of: end 2019
Data updated on: 16 September 2021