Each year, as the outcome of an international competitive process, CHAI selects manufacturers to supply antiretrovirals (ARVs) for developing countries in the scope of the Paediatric and Second Line Projects. The outcome of the 2010 tender, as well as the Supplier Letter (Request for Proposal), is now available and may be accessed below:
22 April 2010 - Today, the European Commission has adopted an ambitious action plan for EU action to speed up progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). In 2009, the EU aid level has slightly decreased and amounted 49bn. This corresponds to 0.42% of EU GNI, making the EU still far from meeting the intermediate collective target of 0,56% GNI by 2010, before reaching 0.7% EU GNI by 2015.
World TB Day Joint Message FIND and UNITAID
A new initiative to raise money for health
UNITAID welcomes the announcement today of the MASSIVEGOOD initiative, established to provide additional funding for UNITAIDs work in expanding access to treatment for HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis.
The seventh plenary session of the Leading Group was held 28-29 January 2010, in Santiago, Chile.
To read more, please see the following website: http://www.leadinggroup.org/rubrique20.html.
In an effort to fill a gap in the breakdown of health services following the earthquake of 12 January, the UNITAID Executive Board has approved the allocation of one million US dollars this week to treat and feed 6 000 children living with HIV/AIDS in Haiti. The project will be managed for UNITAID by the Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative (CHAI).
The UNITAID Strategy 2010-2012, entitled Improving global markets to address HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, is now available here.