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Donations to Global Fund fall short of targets set by major donors in March

BMJ 2010; 341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c5654 (Published 11 October 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c5654
  1. Rory Watson
  1. 1Brussels

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has received a total of $11.7bn (£7.3bn; €8.4bn) for the next three years pledged by donors who met in New York earlier this year. The United States made the largest single donation in the history of the Global Fund: $4bn. France is the second largest contributor, with $1.5bn, while the European Commission, in addition to commitments from individual European Union member states, will provide $452.3m. The United Kingdom has pledged $607m.

The funding will enable programmes that have already been approved to be continued …

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