Heading off Global Action on Access to Medicines in 2018 By Dr. Jorge Bermudez and Dr. Viroj Tangcharoensathien
At the dawn of 2018, political and health leaders must seize the growing momentum and opportunities to tackle the protracted challenges of access to medicines that undermines efforts to save lives and improve health as committed under the Agenda 2030 SDG by all UN member states.
Cape Verde, the small island archipelago nation off Africa’s northwest coast, has set itself a very bold renewable energy target. As part of its “sustainable energy for all” agenda, it has pledged to obtain 100% of its electricity from renewable resources by 2025.
On the eve of World Water Day, ARTICLE 19 launches The Free Flow Principles: Freedom of Expression and Rights to Water and Sanitation.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announces US$200 million pledge to the GFF to scale up life-saving services, the first of investors’ expected contributions to GFF Trust Fund in the replenishment. This commitment supplements the foundation’s initial $75 million investment in 2015
Investors Group endorses CSOs Costed Implementation Plan, GFF Secretariat & PMNCH announce co-financing of $800,000 in 2018
Aminu Magashi Garba of the Africa Health Budget Network and Angeline Mutunga of AFP/Jhpiego, civil society’s representatives on the GFF Investors Group had jointly presented the CSOs Implementation Costed Plan yesterday, Wednesday 8th November 2017. The presentation took place during the Global Financing Facility (GFF) in support of Every Woman Every Child (GFF) 6th Investors Group Meeting.