News & Stories

  • Updates

    Removing Human Rights Barriers to Health: Findings and Lessons

    15 June 2020

    Programs to remove human rights barriers to HIV, TB and malaria services are essential to increasing the effectiveness of Global Fund grants. Such programs help to ensure health services reach those most affected by the three diseases. The Global Fund Strategy 2017-2022 recognizes and reaffirms this through its human rights objective.
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  • Voices

    In Kenya, A Chance to See Communities Confront COVID-19

    09 June 2020

    It feels like a year ago now. But it was on 19 March, when I left for my hometown of Nairobi from Geneva, where I live and work. I landed in Nairobi on the morning of 20 March, a week after Kenya had confirmed its first case of the coronavirus and a few days before Nairobi’s airports were closed for regular international passengers.
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  • Updates

    43rd Board Meeting Documents

    09 June 2020


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  • Voices

    On the Front Lines: Responding to COVID-19

    04 June 2020

    With personal protective equipment, radio broadcasts and innovative mosquito net campaigns, countries are fighting COVID-19, shoring up health systems, and mitigating the impacts on lifesaving HIV, TB and malaria programs. The Global Fund is supporting these efforts with immediate funding. Here’s where countries are directing that financial support to help stop the pandemic by uniting to fight.
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  • Voices

    Sex Workers in Africa Are More Vulnerable During COVID-19

    04 June 2020

    Sex workers in Africa are among the communities suffering the most due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as lockdowns and police crackdowns leave millions without income. Sex workers have always been vulnerable to violence and infectious diseases such as HIV, but COVID-19 has increased those risks.
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  • Updates

    Strategy Development Open Consultation

    29 May 2020

    The Global Fund has launched an open consultation to develop the next Global Fund Strategy. We strongly encourage all stakeholders to contribute to this consultation by identifying the most pressing challenges and opportunities in the fight against the three diseases.
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