Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues

Blog Post Examines SFOPs Bill Approved By House Appropriations Committee

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: U.S. House Appropriations Committee approves bill that flat lines global HIV, cuts family planning
Rabita Aziz, policy research coordinator for the Center for Global Health Policy, reports on Thursday’s House Committee on Appropriations’ markup of the FY 2016 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations bill. “While family planning funding saw a cut, global health overall saw a small increase over the president’s request, with $8.454 billion for global health programs — $273 million over the president’s request — matching current funding levels…” (6/11).