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October a busy time for health financing

Big news from the GAVI Alliance: In October, right after the Global Fund’s replenishment meeting, GAVI will host current and potential donors at an official resource mobilization meeting.
This meeting will be the first opportunity for donors to pledge the $1.1 billion needed for immunization programs between 2010 and 2012. Where possible, donors can also make commitments for the period between 2013 and 2015.

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The right to treatment: The Global Fund strives to achieve universal HIV/AIDS care

This month, we’ll be featuring blog posts that help illustrate how the Global Fund affects programs that fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria around the world. In this article, Dr. Joia Mukherjee of Partners in Health (PIH), who participated in our ONE Haiti conference call in January, highlights the partnership between the Fund and PIH.

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President Obama is releasing the US’s MDG strategy today…but where’s the bigger plan?


Oxfam America’s Porter McConnell shares her analysis of the White House’s Millennium Development Goals action plan.

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African Union Summit on maternal health: More momentum and more hope

In the wake of the G8 in Canada, during which wealthy nations gathered to discuss and pledge their commitments to maternal, newborn, and child health, African leaders met this week in Uganda for the 15th African Union Summit. Dr. Jotham Musinguzi, Africa regional director of Partners in Population & Development, gives us his take on the Summit’s discussions and how he sees momentum from the Summit carrying forward into this fall’s MDG Summit in New York City and beyond.

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Measuring Progress, with 170 Days to Go

As we find ourselves firmly in midsummer, today marks 170 days until the end of 2010—the goal that the United Nations Secretary-General set, with the entire malaria community behind him, for providing universal access to mosquito nets for every family at risk of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa.
With that deadline looming, we thought that now would be a good time to take stock of an exciting first half of 2010 for the fight against malaria, marked by incredible progress and leadership:

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