€360 million : this is the amount France is contributing to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in2014, 2015 and 2016.
France has pledged €1.08 billion over the next three years.
From the outset, France has strongly supported research on AIDS and access to treatment for patients from poor countries.It has paid more than €2.5 billion (...)
France contributes to the fight against HIV/Aids, Tuberculosis and malaria in Bangladesh through the Global Fund, GAVI and UNITAID.
Thanks to the commitment of the international community, the fight against malaria has made significant progress in recent years. A significant decline in child mortality has been observed in endemic countries and the pandemic has been successfully eradicated in certain countries. In 2000, a child died of this disease every 30 seconds, while this rate has now been halved to one per minute.
Although undeniable progress has been made against HIV, the means to curb the epidemic are still lacking. France is a driving force both in research and in the funding of programmes for access to treatment and (...)