Health, Development Experts, Global Fund Call On Private Sector To Step Up Efforts To Address HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria Epidemics
Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria’s “VOICES”: Global Fund Partnership Rallies the Private Sector to Step Up the Fight Against Epidemics
“At the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Bill Gates, Bono, Gayle Smith, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and Seth Berkley join the Global Fund’s Executive Director Peter Sands to call on world leaders and the private sector to step up the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. The Global Fund recently announced its Sixth Replenishment fundraising target of US$14 billion for the next three years to help save 16 million lives and get the world back on track to end AIDS, TB, and malaria as epidemics. Leveraging the private sector’s expertise and resources are critical to this success, and the Global Fund is calling on the private sector to mobilize at least US$1 billion to step up the fight…” (1/24).