News & Stories

  • Sourcing & Management
    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
    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...
  • 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-...
  • 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 ...
  • 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...
  • News
    Current Testing Tools Uncompromised by New COVID-19 Variant of Concern Omicron (B.1.1.529)
    29 November 2021
    The accuracy of existing molecular (PCR, NAAT) tests appears uncompromised by COVID-19 variant Omicron (B.1.1.529), designated a Variant of Concern by the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday. Preliminary evidence suggests that this is also true...
  • Sourcing & Management
    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...
  • Updates
    Nienke Mulder Joins the Global Fund as Head of Human Resources
    22 November 2021
    The Global Fund is pleased to announce that Nienke Mulder will join the Global Fund in the role of Chief Human Resources Officer.
  • Sourcing & Management
    Placing Orders and Procuring Health Products for 2022
    05 November 2021
    While the Global Fund’s assessment of health product supply disruption has been moderate overall during the past 18 months, supply challenges are increasing as a result of growing international freight capacity constraints. Those challenges are likel...
  • Updates
    African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States: Regional Impact Report
    28 October 2021
    Confronted with the challenges posed by COVID-19, the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) seeks to protect hard-won gains in the fight against HIV, TB and malaria and continue to build resilient and sustainable systems for health tha...
  • Updates
    TB Quarterly Update: Innovative Approaches to Finding and Treating Missing People with TB
    27 October 2021
    This is the first Tuberculosis (TB) Quarterly Update. It will be produced on a quarterly basis to share information on the achievements, tools, guidance, best practices and highlights of the TB Strategic Initiative and other TB-related activities.
  • Updates
    Ethics Resources for Country Coordinating Mechanisms: New e-learning Module
    25 October 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 integrity (including conflict of interest management)...
  • Feature Stories
    The Diamond Cutter
    04 February 2019
    Aftab Ansari left his village to chase the dream of a better life in Mumbai. Then tuberculosis struck. After three years of treatment, Aftab was finally cured, but is still struggling to get his life back on track. Tuberculosis, a preventable and cur...
  • Blog
    Global Fund Partnership Rallies the Private Sector to Step Up the Fight Against Epidemics
    24 January 2019
    At the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Bill Gates, Bono, Gayle Smith, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and Seth Berkley join the Global Fund’s Executive Director Peter Sands to call on world leaders and the private sector to step up the fight against AIDS...
  • Feature Stories
    Step Up the Fight
    10 October 2019
    In 2019 the Global Fund called on the world to step up the fight against HIV, tuberculosis and malaria. We released our Investment Case and launched the Sixth Replenishment to raise at least US$14 billion to help save 16 million lives, avert 234 mill...
  • Feature Stories
    2019: A Record Year for Global Health
    17 December 2019
    As the calendar page turns, we look back on some of the stories and moments that shaped 2019. Stepping up the fight to raise US$14.02 billion – the largest amount ever pledged to the Global Fund. Celebrating the 32 million lives saved. Honoring those...
  • Feature Stories
    Young Women at the Epicenter of HIV
    29 November 2018
    The world has cut the number of AIDS-related deaths in half since the peak in 2005. But in many countries, HIV infections remain extremely high among key populations among adolescent girls and young women. Globally, nearly 1,000 girls and young women...
  • Blog
    PrEPed to Prevent HIV
    08 November 2018