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.
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
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
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
PEPFAR, one of the biggest donors for HIV programmes in Kenya, has been making steep funding cuts, according to civil society sources. more
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
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
A new civil society charter to tackle HIV and TB is prioritising gender-based messages to help change people’s behaviour. more
Uganda has received over 400 million US dollars from the Global Fund to beef up the fight against HIV, TB and malaria. more