The Global Fund Replenishment:
A historic success, restoring faith in solidarity, ambition,
care and love
10 October 2019 I Lyon, France. World leaders, civil society, philanthropists and people affected by the diseases, gathered in Lyon, France to Step Up The Fight To End TB, AIDS, Malaria under the leadership of French President Macron, who showed immense passion towards ending TB, AIDS and Malaria epidemics, reinforced by his incredible vision and empathy.
Donors at the Global Fund's Sixth Replenishment Conference pledged $14.02 billion for the next three years – the largest amount ever raised for a multilateral health organization, and the largest amount by the Global Fund. The funds will help save 16 million lives and end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria by 2030.
From these funds, 18% (representing approx $840 million per year) will be invested in the fight against TB, over the next three years. Read here
Click on the picture to watch your head of state advocate for health for all at the 2019 High-Level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage (UHC): moving together to build a healthier world”.
Hitting the targets under Universal Health Coverage
Global health leaders joined forces for the first time to take stock of the collective impact of previous United Nations High-Level Meetings and chart the pathway on how we can meet targets and be accountable for commitments which make an impact on global health. Read more
Next Moonshot to End TB
Fifty years ago, humans made the impossible, possible- we put a person on the moon. It took less than a decade. Today we face a different challenge – tuberculosis (TB), the world’s deadliest infectious disease killer. At the margins of the UN General Assemby, the 2019 edition of TB Innovation Summit brought together a unique mix of partners to explore the next big idea and innovation in TB and global health.
The Stop TB Partnership, PATH, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Johnson & Johnson, Fullerton Health Foundation and the World Economic Forum convened the second TB Innovation Summit (“Summit”), on the eve of the United Nations High Level Meeting (UNHLM) on Universal Health Coverage (UHC), to explore and build the next big idea and innovation in TB and global health. The Summit served as a timely reminder of how TB is a major threat to global health security and economic stability.
Financing the fight against the world’s deadliest disease
The Stop TB Partnership and the Center for Sustainable Development of Columbia University co-convened a dynamic session to discuss opportunities of funding, including domestic budgets, the Global Fund, private sector and other sources. Read more
The Global Drug Facility's latest updates
Here's all you need to know about the Stop TB Partnership’s Global Drug Facility's missions to provide technical assistance to countries and support National TB Programs in managing procurement. Read here