Feature Stories

The Global Fund / Vincent Becker

  • Feature Story

    Communities Uniting Against HIV

    29 November 2019

    Since the beginning of the response to the HIV epidemic, communities have been at the forefront of the fight to end the disease. Community health workers, key populations, people living with or affected by HIV, peer educators, civil society organizations and grassroots activists have mobilized to step up the fight while ensuring no one is left behind.
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    US$14 Billion to Step Up the Fight Against the Epidemics

    10 October 2019

    World leaders, civil society leaders, CEOs, activists, philanthropists, advocates and people affected by HIV, TB and malaria gathered in Lyon, France in October 2019 to make a decision. Do we step up the fight against these diseases, or do we allow ourselves to slip back? The world stepped up.
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    Rwanda: A Nation Reborn

    20 September 2019

    Twenty-five years ago, this serene neighborhood in northern Rwanda was caught up in the horrific genocide, which took more than 800,000 lives across the country. Today, a group of women and men are gathered at the same area that saw such violence, but now they dance and sing. Just days before Rwanda commemorated 25 years since the end of the genocide, these women and men – all community health workers – are gathered to celebrate the advances they have made in their communities, saving lives through treatment and prevention of diseases. Rarely has a country recovered so quickly after a catastrophe and made such progress.
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    Faces of the Fight

    10 September 2019

    The fight against HIV, TB and malaria has many faces. They span ages and geographies and gender. Their diversity shows us that these diseases don’t affect one “type” of person. We can all see ourselves in these champions – in their challenges, their hopes and their strength.
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    Tackling Human Rights Barriers to Health Care in South Africa

    21 August 2019

    South Africa has made huge strides in the battle against HIV and TB, but severe challenges persist. This is especially true for people in key populations, who face the additional hurdles of stigma and a range of human-rights barriers to health services
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    Our Promise to 7-Year-Olds Everywhere

    30 July 2019

    While today’s adults are leaving the next generation with a long to-do list, we’re making a promise to 7-year-olds everywhere to do everything we can to end AIDS, TB and malaria by 2030, so they don’t have to. Sign our open letter to 7-year-olds around the world – the group that turns 18 in 2030.
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