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Malaria, Other Infectious Disease Threats Can Be Eradicated With Investment From Global Community

Devex: Remarkable progress, but long way to go to beating infectious diseases Sen. John Boozman (R-Ark.), member of the Senate Caucus on Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, and founder of the Congressional Caucus on Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases “…[T]reatment and eradication of deadly contagious diseases [is] a shared responsibility…

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Devex Interviews U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Birx On PEPFAR’s Future

Devex: The HIV ‘emergency’ isn’t over, says PEPFAR chief “…Devex spoke with Ambassador Deborah Birx, the U.S. global AIDS coordinator who directs PEPFAR … While the global development community transitions towards a post-2015 agenda, PEPFAR is itself undergoing a transition — toward greater focus on country ownership, data-driven priorities, and…

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African Governments Must Better Fund Domestic Efforts To Improve Maternal, Child Health

The Guardian: Empty promises mean African mothers are dying of preventable diseases Joachim Osur, head of reproductive and child health at Amref Health Africa “…Africa has taken great strides in developing a favorable policy environment for reproductive and maternal health. But this positive environment has not translated into better health…

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Aidspan Publishes New Issue of ‘Global Fund Observer’

Aidspan: Global Fund Observer Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, published Issue 266 of the “Global Fund Observer.” The newsletter features news articles on the first partnership forum and the first meeting of the Global Fund Board’s Africa Bureau, among other issues,…

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Kaiser Family Foundation Fact Sheet Examines Millennium Challenge Corporation, Global Health Role

Kaiser Family Foundation: The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and Global Health This fact sheet examines the structure of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), “an independent U.S. foreign assistance agency that has the goal of reducing poverty in developing countries through supporting economic growth,” and its role in U.S. global health…

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Additional Funding Needed To Reach Zero Ebola Cases In West Africa, WHO Official Says

Reuters: Ebola set to persist in 2015, but funds for aid are lacking: WHO “The Ebola outbreak in Guinea and Sierra Leone is expected to take all of 2015 to stamp out and may persist even longer because of dwindling financing, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Tuesday…” (Nebehay,…

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For True Reform, WHO Must Address Relationship With Regional Entities, Budget Size, Flexibility

Washington Post: Why proposed WHO reforms aren’t enough to deal with the next epidemic Jeremy Youde, associate professor of political science and department head at the University of Minnesota Duluth “…These reforms [approved this week by the World Health Assembly] may change how WHO operates, but they are not the…

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Food For Peace Acts As ‘Stabilizing Force’ In Conflict-Ridden Middle East

The Hill: In response to Mideast wars, increase Food for Peace William Lambers, author and blogger “…There is no doubt Congress and President Obama should increase funding for Food for Peace in the upcoming FY16 budget. In a world where there is plenty of chaos, Food for Peace is one…

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World Health Assembly Greenlights Outbreak Preparedness Plan, Malaria Eradication Targets, Antimicrobial Resistance Goals, Among Other Issues

News outlets report on discussions at the World Health Assembly, as the WHO decision-making body prepares to wrap up its annual meeting. Agence France-Presse: Some 30 nations have dangerously weak health systems: WHO “About 30 countries have health systems that are as dangerously weak as the ones that allowed Ebola…

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Poorest Nations Receive Less Than One-Third Of Global Development Aid, ONE Report Shows

News outlets discuss findings from the ONE Campaign’s 2015 DATA Report. Agence France-Presse: Poorest countries neglected by foreign aid donors: report “The world’s poorest nations, the bulk of which are in sub-Saharan Africa, are receiving less than a third of development aid, and this support is waning, a non-governmental organization…

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