News & Stories

  • Other Updates
    WHO Health for All Film Festival – Call for Entries
    17 January 2022
    Back for a third edition, the WHO Health for All Film Festival invites independent filmmakers, production companies, public institutions, nongovernmental organizations, communities, students, and film schools from all over the world to submit origina...
  • Blog
    Data Agility: A Fashionable Term, or a Game Changer for Global Health?
    13 January 2022
    In the past two years, the COVID-19 pandemic and responses to it have caused a massive disruption of essential health services, especially those supporting prevention, diagnosis and treatment of HIV, tuberculosis (TB) and malaria. Despite global effo...
  • News
    Global Fund Praises Norway’s Leadership in Global Fight Against COVID-19
    22 December 2021
    The Global Fund praises Norway’s leadership in the global fight against COVID-19 after its decision to allocate NOK 440 million (US$49.1 million) to the Global Fund's COVID-19 Response Mechanism (C19RM). This new contribution, which is on top of the ...
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    Global Fund Applauds Luxembourg’s Contribution to the COVID-19 Response Mechanism
    21 December 2021
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria applauds the decision by Luxembourg to contribute €2 million to the Global Fund's COVID-19 Response Mechanism...
  • Feature Stories
    Reflecting on 2021
    20 December 2021
    The COVID-19 pandemic continued to dominate all aspects of life this past year – tragically claiming millions of lives, straining health systems and worsening existing inequalities. For the first time in the Global Fund’s 20-year history, progress wa...
  • Other Updates
    Ethics Resources for Country Coordinating Mechanisms: New e-learning Module
    17 December 2021
    A new e-learning module has been launched to help Country Coordinating Mechanisms (CCM) maintain high standards of ethics and integrity in their work and decision making. The new module focuses on Duty of Care (including Oversight) and Accountability...
  • News
    Canada Steps Up Fight Against Epidemics with a Major Increase to Global Fund
    22 August 2019
    The Global Fund warmly welcomed today’s announcement by Canadian Minister of International Development and Minister for Women and Gender Equality, Maryam Monsef, of a new pledge of CAD 930.4 million to the Global Fund for the next three years. The ne...
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    Switzerland Increases Contribution to Global Fund
    21 August 2019
    The Global Fund praised Switzerland’s strong commitment to help end AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, and strengthen systems for health. In its meeting today in Bern, the Swiss Federal Council approved a contribution of CHF64 million to the Global Fun...
  • News
    Patricia Moser Elected Chair of Technical Review Panel
    20 August 2019
    The Technical Review Panel, a group of independent experts who review requests for funding to the Global Fund, has elected Dr. Patricia Moser as its new chair.
  • News
    Time to Act on the 2018 TB Commitments
    06 August 2019
    Nearly one year after the first United Nations High-Level Meeting on Tuberculosis, the Stop TB Partnership, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, and the World Health Organization call for immediate action to implement the commitme...
  • News
    Leading Artists and Athletes Pledge to Help End AIDS, TB and Malaria for Future Generations
    31 July 2019
    Global artists including Sir Elton John, Charlize Theron, Zara Larsson, Penélope Cruz, Annie Lennox, Ed Sheeran, David Oyelowo, Freida Pinto, Trevor Noah, Jennifer Garner, Thandie Newton, Diane Kruger, Simon Pegg, Neil Patrick Harris and Youssou N’Do...
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    Global Fund Praises UK for Increasing Pledge by 16 Percent
    29 June 2019
    The Global Fund congratulated the United Kingdom for demonstrating outstanding leadership in global health with a strong commitment to help end AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria and save millions of lives around the world.
  • Other Updates
    WHO Health for All Film Festival – Call for Entries
    17 January 2022
    Back for a third edition, the WHO Health for All Film Festival invites independent filmmakers, production companies, public institutions, nongovernmental organizations, communities, students, and film schools from all over the world to submit origina...
  • Other Updates
    Ethics Resources for Country Coordinating Mechanisms: New e-learning Module
    17 December 2021
    A new e-learning module has been launched to help Country Coordinating Mechanisms (CCM) maintain high standards of ethics and integrity in their work and decision making. The new module focuses on Duty of Care (including Oversight) and Accountability...
  • Updates
    End of the Year Message by Mark Edington
    13 December 2021
  • Updates
    Opportunity for Evaluation of Selected Medicines - Molnupiravir 200mg capsules
    09 December 2021
    The Global Fund is inviting manufacturers of COVID-19 pharmaceutical products (namely Molnupiravir 200mg capsules for oral administration) to submit an expression of interest to have their product evaluated by the Expert Review Panel for Pharmaceutic...
  • Other Updates
    Global Fund Statement on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability
    07 December 2021
    The Global Fund is deeply concerned about the impact that environmental damage and climate change are having on human health and its disproportionate effect on the most vulnerable and disadvantaged communities.
  • Updates
    The Supply Chain Roadmap
    02 December 2021
    Robust and resilient supply ecosystems are essential to support the fight against HIV, tuberculosis (TB) and malaria. COVID-19 has put enormous pressure on health systems worldwide, with a clear need to strengthen and accelerate the development of su...
  • Blog
    Data Agility: A Fashionable Term, or a Game Changer for Global Health?
    13 January 2022
    In the past two years, the COVID-19 pandemic and responses to it have caused a massive disruption of essential health services, especially those supporting prevention, diagnosis and treatment of HIV, tuberculosis (TB) and malaria. Despite global effo...
  • Feature Stories
    Reflecting on 2021
    20 December 2021
    The COVID-19 pandemic continued to dominate all aspects of life this past year – tragically claiming millions of lives, straining health systems and worsening existing inequalities. For the first time in the Global Fund’s 20-year history, progress wa...
  • Feature Stories
    World AIDS Day 2021
    01 December 2021
    This year marks 40 years since the first cases of AIDS were reported, and 20 years since the world created the Global Fund to help defeat HIV. In that time, over 77 million people have become infected with HIV and over 36 million have died from AIDS-...
  • Blog
    The Next Chapter of Our Fight Against HIV
    01 December 2021
    Pandemics exacerbate and thrive on inequity. They find the fissures in our societies and deepen them. As a result, the poorest and most marginalized always suffer the most.
  • Blog
    Self-testing: A Vital Tool To End HIV
    29 November 2021
    My first assignment out of medical school was in Burkina Faso. This was in 2004, at the peak of the AIDS epidemic, and it was my first contact with the disease in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Feature Stories
    In Ukraine, Voices From the Front Lines, Fighting Inequality To End AIDS
    29 November 2021
    Over the last two decades, the world has made tremendous progress in the fight against HIV. In countries where the Global Fund invests, AIDS-related deaths have dropped by 65% since the Global Fund was founded 20 years ago. But progress has not been ...