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    Germany Pledges €150 Million to Global Fund COVID-19 Response at Global Citizen Summit

    30 June 2020

    On June 27, the Global Citizen #GlobalGoalUnite For Our Future Summit in partnership with the European Commission brought together world leaders, advocates, private sector partners, health workers, philanthropists and global citizens to strengthen the fight against COVID-19. During the summit, Chancellor Angela Merkel announced a major pledge from Germany of €150 million towards the Global Fund’s COVID-19 Response Mechanism. Highlights also include powerful words from Dr. Zolelwa Sifumba, a health worker and MDR-TB survivor from South Africa, and the launch of a new partnership with the FIFA Foundation announced by CEO Youri Djorkaeff.
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    The Fight Continues Against HIV

    18 June 2020

    We asked community and civil society partners to share their experiences and challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the first of three videos, HIV partners responded to show how even in these challenging times, the fight continues.
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    Building Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health

    19 May 2020

    As the world responds to the escalating COVID-19 pandemic, fragile health systems make countries less able to coordinate, respond to and contain an outbreak. To end HIV, TB and malaria, and fight emerging threats like COVID-19 we must renew our commitment to strengthen the systems for health that are critical to ending epidemics. Strengthening health systems is a strategic pillar of the Global Fund. The Global Fund is the largest multilateral financer to strengthen systems for health, investing over US$1 billion per year.
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    Unite to Fight

    30 April 2020

    COVID-19 is having a catastrophic impact on vulnerable communities and threatens to derail the fight against AIDS, TB and malaria. We must work together to ensure this lifesaving work continues. We must #UniteToFight.
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    All the More United in Our Fight Against Malaria

    24 April 2020

    This World Malaria Day it is vital that we work together to ensure the progress we’ve been making against malaria does not get derailed by the COVID-19 pandemic… Given the challenges of COVID-19, we have to be all the more united, all the more creative, all the more determined in our fight against malaria.
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    Unite to Fight Against Malaria

    22 April 2020

    This World Malaria Day, it is critical we equip health workers to safely continue malaria control programs – both to save lives from malaria and to reduce the strain on systems for health struggling to battle the new COVID-19 pandemic.
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