Opinion

  • 13 September 2017
    Investing in Global Health Security
    Investing in global health is a highly cost effective way to achieve greater security and stability, to protect communities worldwide from infectious disease and to halt emerging health threats.
  • 20 June 2017
    Reaching People for Better Health, Wherever They Go
    As we mark World Refugee Day, we are reminded that every day, thousands of families are forcefully displaced as a result of war and persecution. When people abandon their homes and communities, they also leave behind their family doctors or nurses wh...
  • 02 June 2017
    TB REACH and the Global Fund: A Partnership to Find and Treat the “Missing Cases”
    In 2015, the tuberculosis death toll rose to an estimated 1.8 million worldwide, while 10.4 million people fell ill with the disease. TB is now the leading cause of death from an infectious disease – a truly unacceptable situation when the disease ca...
  • 31 May 2017
    Megatrends and Maximizing Impact
    It is now 15 years since global health leaders came together to form the Global Fund partnership. We have made incredible progress toward the vision of a world free from the burden of HIV, tuberculosis and malaria, and investing in resilient and sust...
  • 19 May 2017
    Invest in Health
    At a time of accelerating change, when the news cycle feels more like a cyclone, a historic meeting this weekend could be overlooked. It shouldn’t be. The health ministers of G20 countries are gathering for the first time – a clear indication of the ...
  • 01 May 2017
    Save our Children by Wiping Out Malaria!
    Many people across sub-Saharan Africa will tell you they had malaria many times, as if it were nothing more than a harmless flu. Many will tell you their neighborhood is infested with mosquitoes, but would not initiate any efforts to protect their fa...
  • 05 April 2017
    New Partnership to End Two Leading Killers of Women
    At the core of global health work is a focus on the person. While we face diverse health challenges all over the world, our enduring concern for how individual people get and stay healthy can bring together partners whose work can synthesize efforts ...
  • 30 March 2017
    Making Community Systems the Bedrock of Global Health Investments
    A woman in Ethiopia receives training to provide basic health services and information in her community, where there is no clinic. She is one of nearly 40,000 – an army of women saving lives across the countryside.
  • 29 March 2017
    Drug-resistant TB: A Growing Global Health Threat
    Emerging superbugs that can resist even the most powerful antibiotics and medical treatments present one of the biggest global health threats in history - By Jon Lomøy and Mark Dybul
  • 21 March 2017
    Q&A: Lucica Ditiu and Mohammed Yassin on Millions of Missing TB Patients
    For World TB Day 2017, we asked Dr. Lucica Ditiu, Executive Director of the Stop TB Partnership, and Dr. Mohammed Yassin, Senior Disease Advisor for TB at the Global Fund, questions about current efforts to combat TB and the crisis of millions of mis...