We are excited to share an our independent evaluation of the Global Fund’s COVID-19 Response Mechanism (C19RM), focusing on 2020 when the Fund awarded its first billion dollars in pandemic support to over 100 countries. We assessed the performance of the C19RM worldwide and in 8 representative countries, highlighting recommendations for improvement and lessons to [..]
The United States is making the same mistake in its response to the monkeypox outbreak, led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as it did with the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, by not moving swiftly enough to expand testing and increase awareness.
Respected international panels have called for a fund that would provide more than $10 billion a year for preparedness, a major share of it to LMICs to improve their pandemic preparedness and response (PPR) systems. The Global Fund should be at the center of this initiative.