Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues…

Trending on kff Subsidies Marketplaces Enrollment

Global Fund

  • your selections
Clear Search

Filter Results

date

Tags

  • results
Global Fund Observer Reports On New Funding Model Progress

Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, on Tuesday published Issue 208 (.pdf) of its “Global Fund Observer.” Among others, the issue contains two stories on the new funding model (NFM), which, according to the first article, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS,…

AIDS.gov Blog Examines Global Fund’s Future

“During January’s World Economic Forum, international leaders welcomed former U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Mark Dybul as the new head of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria,” Deborah Derrick, president of Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, writes in the AIDS.gov blog. “Assuming his post…

The Atlantic Examines ‘Paradigm Shift’ In Global Health Response

“The world has an ‘historic opportunity’ to contain and end three of humanity’s deadliest scourges by focusing on their ‘hot zones,’ according to Mark Dybul, the newly appointed director of the Geneva-based Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria,” the Atlantic reports in an article examining a “paradigm shift” in the…

Delaware Senator Holds 2nd Annual ‘Opportunity: Africa’ Conference

“On Monday, U.S. Sen. Chris Coons [D-Del.], chairman of the Foreign Relations Subcommittee on African Affairs, sponsored the second annual ‘Opportunity: Africa’ conference at Delaware State University,” World Politics Review reports, adding, “The senator’s remarks emphasized the need for the U.S. to recognize the metamorphosis of the continent.” The news service writes,…

AIDS-Free Generation Is Within Reach But Only With Fully-Funded Global Fund

In the Huffington Post’s “Impact” blog, ACTION Director Kolleen Bouchane highlights President Barack Obama’s mention of global development and global health in Tuesday’s State of the Union address. “So the United States will join with our allies to eradicate such extreme poverty in the next two decades, by connecting more people…

Aidspan Publishes New Issue Of ‘Global Fund Observer’

Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, has published Issue 210 of its “Global Fund Observer.” The issue contains an article on “recent developments concerning grants to Mali” from the Global Fund; an article examining “reports on audits conducted on Global Fund grants in Central African Republic…

Global Fund Launches New Funding Model, Says $1.9B Available During Transition Period

“The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria [on Thursday] launched a new funding model that allows it to invest more strategically, achieve greater impact, and engage implementers and partners more effectively,” a Global Fund press release reports. Noting “[t]he new funding model replaces the former ’rounds’ system of funding, which had one…

Strong Leadership, Sustained Funding Necessary For Global Health Successes

“The ongoing budget negotiations in Washington will require many hard choices to be made in the coming weeks,” and “[w]ith respect to global health programs, these decisions may mean, literally, the difference between life and death,” Peter Chernin — chair and CEO of the Chernin Group, chair of Malaria No…

New Issue Of ‘Global Fund News Flash’ Available Online

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has published Issue 15 of its newsletter, the “Global Fund News Flash.” The issue features a story describing the Global Fund’s new funding model, profiles tuberculosis expert Eliud Wandwalo, and reports that for the first time since 1999, “Ukraine saw a decrease in…