U.K. Leadership, Investments In Global Fund Continue To Drive Progress Against Malaria
Huffington Post: Globally United To #EndItForGood
James Whiting, executive director of Malaria No More U.K.
“…We are delighted by Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel’s announcement of the U.K.’s commitment of £1.1billion to the Global Fund, which she described as ‘one of the world’s most effective aid instruments.’ … U.K. leadership and investment has been a critical driver of progress against malaria to date and will be central to determining the future trajectory of this disease. … With the increased funding pledged over the weekend, the Global Fund can build sustainable programs for the treatment and prevention of AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. The alternative is clear — we know from history that, if we allow it, malaria will always fight back. … At Malaria No More U.K., we know the importance of sustaining this momentum. We will continue to inspire the public, protect those most at risk, and build partnerships with people and organizations who share our vision of a malaria-free world…” (9/20).