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Hard choices in Russia as the final HIV grant proposal is submitted

The concept note delivered on 8 September for Russia's last HIV grant from the Global Fund was a perfect illustration of the conundrum facing a growing number of Eastern European/Central Asian countries: how to do more with less to fight a widening HIV epidemic. As more countries from the region 'graduate' from Global Fund eligibility due to their income classification, the funds that they could once count on to support prevention, harm reduction and other programs targeting vulnerable populations are disappearing. And there is little evidence that most national budgets are prepared or able to fill the vacuum.

Published
25 September 2014
From
Aidspan
Russia's harm reduction programs threatened by want of funds

Activists fear that due to new ceilings on the size of their grants from the Global Fund, which has been the main source of funding for harm reduction in the absence of government funds, the number of infections could drive higher.

Published
25 September 2014
From
Global Fund Observer
New Study Identifies Alternative Options for Funding HIV Programs

Donor funding for HIV programs has flattened in recent years, threatening to stall the progress of HIV programs worldwide and presenting new challenges for low and middle-income countries where HIV prevalence is high. A new paper published in BMC Public Health identifies strategies for funding HIV programs that do not depend on donors.

Published
24 September 2014
From
Abt Associates press release
Denmark and Netherlands launch fund for sexual health groups

A €15m (£12m) fund to support small, grassroots organisations that are defending sexual and reproductive health and rights was launched in New York on Monday.

Published
23 September 2014
From
The Guardian
UN: Indonesia's New President Must Fill Funding Gap in HIV Fight

Indonesia, one of only three countries in the Asia-Pacific region that is seeing a trend of increased HIV infections, must plug a $30 million funding gap in its fight against HIV, a U.N. health official said on Wednesday.

Published
10 September 2014
From
Voice of America
Longer time to virological failure and less drug resistance seen in people taking Atripla than in people taking separate drugs

An analysis of people who experienced treatment failure on their first-line HIV therapy with a viral load of over 400 copies/ml and who had taken either

Published
09 September 2014
By
Gus Cairns
Poor patients in India facing HIV/AIDS drug shortages

People with HIV in India are facing stoppages and shortfalls in their HIV treatment that have been blamed on supply bottlenecks, late payments to drugmakers and at least one large Indian manufacturer boycotting the process, complaining that the government was not paying it for its supply.

Published
05 September 2014
From
Reuters
Gates Foundation awards $25 million to HIV vaccine research

Researchers developing a vaccine that has shown promise in preventing HIV infection in primates said on Wednesday they have been awarded a $25 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Published
05 September 2014
From
Fox News
Scientists Question NIH Priorities in Awarding Scarce Government Grants

One scientist says funneling large amounts of money into a single line of research, as in the search for an AIDS vaccine, rewards pet projects and leaves many researchers out in the cold.

Published
03 September 2014
From
Healthline
Kenya: Circumcision Secretariat Closes

The secretariat that coordinated all voluntary medical male circumcision in Kenya the last six years has closed. It was funded by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation but other funders have not come forward. The closure of the secretariat is likely to slow down the momentum of circumcision in Kenya.

Published
02 September 2014
From
AllAfrica
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