Friends Of The Global Fight Applauds Senate Appropriations Committee For Maintaining $1.56B For Global Fund
Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria: Friends applauds Senate Appropriations Committee for maintaining U.S. contribution to the Global Fund
“[On Tuesday] the Senate Appropriations Committee posted its fiscal year 2021 State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS) funding bill, sustaining $1.56 billion for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (The Global Fund). … In 2019, the world pledged $14 billion for the Global Fund’s hugely successful sixth replenishment — an unprecedented 15 percent increase over the previous fundraising cycle. Maintaining a $1.56 billion appropriation for fiscal year 2021 would equal a $4.68 billion U.S. contribution over the three-year replenishment cycle, consistent with the expected U.S. share of the overall $14 billion replenishment goal…” (11/10).