HIV and the key players

Key Correspondents bring the global to the local by reporting how decisions made by governments, international donors, multilateral and bilateral agencies and the private sector affect people's attempts to stay healthy.

KCs also examine the way international agreements such as the Millennium Development Goals and Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights impact on communities most affected by HIV.

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Progress and missed opportunities at World Health Congress

As a medical professional attending the World Congress on Publich Health, I was keen to see how current priorities would be addressed, but the clear lack of community dialogue was disappointing. more
April 20, 2015 0 Comments

Malawi confronts challenges in prioritising HIV response

Malawi has appointed new principal recipients to administer $574 million allocated to fight HIV, as it seeks to end financial scandal involving the National AIDS Commission. more
February 9, 2015 0 Comments

Malawi and Brazil HIV project in limbo for three years

A one-year project with a budget of US$100,000-200,000, to build cooperation between the Brazilian and Malawian governments in their responses to HIV, has not got off the ground for three years. more
August 26, 2014 0 Comments

Financing trends and making smarter investments in the HIV response

During a high-level political session at the 20th International AIDS Conference, UNAIDS executive director Michel Sidibé called for a new set of treatment targets by 2030. more
July 30, 2014 0 Comments

Communities must remain at the forefront of HIV response

Debate at AIDS 2014 is putting a spotlight on governments and policymakers who are failing to involve communities in HIV and TB programmes, turning instead to researchers and experts to make key decisions. more
July 22, 2014 4 Comments

No cause for panic as Kenya faces steep cuts to AIDS funding

PEPFAR, one of the biggest donors for HIV programmes in Kenya, has been making steep funding cuts, according to civil society sources. more
May 28, 2014 0 Comments

Health experts call for integrated approach to HIV and TB in Zimbabwe

Tremendous progress has been made in minimising the spread of HIV while TB programming is weak in comparison, according to UNAIDS country director for Zimbabwe. more
May 7, 2014 1 Comments

The Global Fund brings new funding model to Latin America

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is touring countries in the global south to explain the features of their new funding model (NFM). more
April 29, 2014 0 Comments