Global Health

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April 23, 2012

Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday

Today the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and several partners including UNICEF launched "Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday".… more
April 9, 2012

An Update From the Global Fund Board Meeting in Geneva

Recently, I met with my fellow Global Fund Board members in Geneva and I am buoyed by the reform that… more
March 19, 2012

Preventing and Treating Illegal Drug Use

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Alice Ahn highlights the 55th session of the Commission on Narcotic… more
March 14, 2012

Celebrating International Women’s Day by Investing in Women and Girls

As we observe Women's History Month throughout March, we celebrate the work pioneered by advocates, policymakers, and practitioners around the… more
March 6, 2012

On the Passing of Representative Donald Payne

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Ambassador Eric Goosby remembers Representative Donald Payne on March 6, 2012. more
February 13, 2012

President’s Budget Request Reflects Strong Commitment on Global AIDS

Today the Obama Administration issued the President's budget request for fiscal year (FY) 2013. It demonstrates that the United States… more
February 3, 2012

Pacific Partnership 2012: "Prepare in Calm To Respond in Crisis"

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Dedicated Foreign Service Liaison Officer Tom Weinz highlights the Pacific Partnership… more
February 1, 2012

Partnering With Business To Eliminate Pediatric AIDS by 2015

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Eric Goosby, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator, highlights a significant moment in… more
January 24, 2012

A Triumph of Coordination

Western Uttar Pradesh was once seen as the world's largest reservoir of polio virus. Four districts, namely Moradabad, Bareilly, Rampur… more
January 15, 2012

Year in Review: U.S. Diplomacy in South and Central Asia

2011 was an eventful year for all of us working in South and Central Asia. I've had the opportunity to… more
January 10, 2012

Launch of the Frontline Healthcare Workers Coalition

Frontline health workers are an essential component of health systems worldwide -- without them, there is no access to care… more
January 10, 2012

Ensuring Food Security Remains a High-Level Priority

2011 saw many changes for the Secretary's Office of Global Food Security and several advances in our international agenda. I… more