A joint meeting of the APPGs “Financing the Fight: Reaching the Tipping Point Against HIV, TB and Malaria”

In Past Events • May 28th, 2014

Tuesday 10th June 5pm
A joint meeting of the APPGs
Financing the Fight: Reaching the Tipping Point Against HIV, TB and Malaria”

Speakers included:

Mark Dybul, Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Following the Global Fund’s recent achievements, in restoring its level of funding Mark Dybul spoke about GFATM’s current strategy and accelerating progress to pass the tipping point in each of the epidemics.

Azra Ghani, Professor in Infectious Disease Epidemiology

MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis Analysis & Modelling Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College focused on the likely impact (on cases, deaths, lives saved) and total cost of global strategies which is work they are doing as part of the WHO Global Technical Strategy goal setting for 2016-2025.

Lucica Ditiu, Executive Secretary of the Stop TB Partnership 

Discussed the importance of supporting operational innovation in order to accelerate progress made against TB.