Funding and building the capacity of community-based and civil society organizations is absolutely crucial to ensuring that no one is left behind.
FACT SHEET: U.S. Leadership to Advance the GHS Agenda: 55 countries show concrete commitment to prevent, detect, and respond
The GHSA is a signature global health and national security priority for President Obama. It was launched in […]
Deputy Secretary Higginbottom to Lead U.S. Delegation to the Global Fund’s Fifth Replenishment Conference
The United States is the first and largest donor to the Global Fund. On August 31, 2016, the United […]
Sustainable Development Goals: All our Countries, Including the United States, Can and Must Do Better
Ambassador Samantha Power: If we are to have any hope of accomplishing the SDGs – which includes a target to end the AIDS epidemic, we have to guard space for civil society both within our own countries and here at the United Nations.
If we are to truly get on the fast track to ending the AIDS epidemic, we need to surround vulnerable populations – in particular adolescent girls and young women – with comprehensive support and services in every aspect of their lives. Time and again, research and experience have shown that holistic, multi-sectoral responses […]
PEPFAR Invests $85 Million to Drive Innovation for Adolescent Girls and Young Women.
Alongside the report, USAID announced a new $9.2 million program – Integrating Community Health – which will leverage an additional $10 million investment from other sources and is designed to strengthen the role of community health in USAID’s efforts to end preventable child and maternal deaths.
If we are to truly get on the fast track to ending the AIDS epidemic – we need to surround adolescent girls and young women with support and services in every part of their lives.
Continued partnership, vigilance and commitment means we all will be better prepared for the health threats that come our way. Together, we will be a stronger, more secure global community.
- Twelfth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2015) regarding the international spread of poliovirus
- Early cancer diagnosis saves lives, cuts treatment costs
- WHO Executive Board announces the names of the 3 nominees for the post of WHO Director-General
- WHO Executive Board agrees on an initial short list of candidates to the post of WHO Director-General