News & Stories

  • Feature Stories
    Displaced: In Search of Peace and Health
    19 June 2018
    When people flee their homes and communities because of conflict, poverty or persecution, they also leave behind family doctors and village clinics. The Global Fund partnership works across the world to address the health needs of refugees, wherever ...
  • Blog
    Paraguay Eliminates Malaria, Sets Example for the Region
    11 June 2018
    The World Health Organization today certifies Paraguay as having eliminated malaria, the first country in the Americas to be granted this status since Cuba in 1973, representing a significant public health achievement not only for Paraguay but for th...
  • Blog
    “It’s Time Tuberculosis Comes to an End” – India’s Minister of Health
    30 May 2018
    In an interview, Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda, India’s minister for health and family welfare, says he expects other high-burden countries to follow India’s example, and explains how New Delhi is planning to meet its ambitious goals.
  • Blog
    UN High-Level Meeting on TB: High Expectations
    24 May 2018
    An upcoming UN high-level meeting dedicated to tuberculosis has raised expectations that 2018 can be a watershed moment in the effort to end TB. At the sidelines of the 71st World Health Assembly, the Global Fund spoke to health ministers from across...
  • Feature Stories
    14 May 2018
    When tuberculosis strikes, it’s the beginning of a long journey for the patient. Standard “drug-susceptible” TB requires taking four antimicrobial drugs every day for at least six months.
  • Blog
    Spreading Ideas to Help End TB
    08 May 2018
    With more than 4,000 people dying every day from TB, we know we must strengthen TB programs around the world.