News & Stories

  • News
    Global Fund Joins Movement to Halve Malaria by 2023
    18 April 2018
    The Global Fund today joins leaders meeting at the Malaria Summit London 2018 in a call to reduce malaria by one half across the Commonwealth in the next five years. Such collective actions aims to prevent 350 million cases of malaria and save 650,00...
  • News
    Global Fund Applauds UK’s Leadership in Fight Against Malaria
    17 April 2018
    Today the United Kingdom's International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt announced a £100 million fund to fight malaria to be matched by the private sector, which will be used to support priority countries with mosquito nets, indoor sprays and t...
  • News
    Global Fund Suspends Partnership with Heineken
    29 March 2018
    The Global Fund today suspended its partnership with Heineken based on recent reports of the company’s use of female beer promoters in ways that expose them to sexual exploitation and health risks.
  • News
    Global Fund Thanks U.S. Congress for Steadfast Support against HIV, TB and Malaria
    23 March 2018
    The Global Fund applauds the U.S. Congress for approving $1.35 billion in funding for the Global Fund for the 2018 U.S. fiscal year. This tremendous support from the United States is essential as the Global Fund accelerates progress in the fight agai...
  • News
    Global Fund Welcomes New Report on Gender Equality
    08 March 2018
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria applauded today’s release of the Global Health 50/50 Report, citing steep challenges in global health related to gender equality.
  • News
    Indonesia and Global Fund Unveil New Grants
    13 February 2018
    The Global Fund and health partners in Indonesia yesterday launched six new grants aimed at expanding Indonesia’s ambitious goals against HIV, TB and malaria.
  • 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 ...