PEPFAR @ AIDS2014

The International AIDS Conference is the world’s largest open scientific conference on HIV/AIDS.  Learn more about PEPFAR's participation in the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014)»

Date: 07/21/2014 Description: Amb. Birx at AIDS 2014 © PEPFAR

Launch of PEPFAR Dashboards

PEPFAR is excited to announce the launch of the PEPFAR Dashboards for viewing PEPFAR data. View Dashboards: Planned Funding» Program Impact» Expenditure Analysis» Learn More»

Date: 07/18/2014 Description: PEPFAR is excited to announce the launch of the PEPFAR Dashboards for viewing PEPFAR data.   © PEPFAR Photo

Kaiser Family Foundation Town Hall with Ambassador Birx

Ambassador Birx (June 23): “Success means that we are going to deliver the right thing, in the right place, at the right time.”  Full Remarks» Video» Learn More» Biography of Amb. Birx»

Date: 06/23/2014 Description: Kaiser Family Town Hall - State Dept Image

In Other News

Malaysian Airlines Flight 17

The Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator joins the White House and the State Department in extending our condolences to the families and friends of all the passengers on MH17. Full Text» White House Statement» Video» Statement from Secretary Kerry»

Commencement Address at Union College

Ambassador Birx (June 15): "PEPFAR is the single largest contribution that the United States has made to fighting a single disease – it is our government’s translation of US taxpayer dollars into compassion and hope for those in despair and dying across the globe.” Full Remarks» Biography»

Day of the African Child 2014

The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) supports 5 million orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) to address the HIV-related risks they face throughout their lives. Access to education is critical to achieving an AIDS-free generation. Keeping children living with and affected by HIV in school strengthens their resiliency, provides an entry point for health services, including HIV/AIDS and gives them a sense of normalcy and stability in their lives. Day of the African Child Page» Graphics»

Ambassador Birx at HPTN-IMPAACT Annual Meeting

Ambassador Birx (June 18): “We’re focusing our programs to control the epidemic and achieve a sustainable response.” Learn More» Biography»

Dr. Deborah Birx Sworn-In as New U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator

Ambassador Birx (Apr. 25): "Together we have made the impossible possible. And now we must come together to do it again...I am really excited but deeply humbled to assume this role.” Full Remarks» Biography» Press Release» Photos» Video» Storify»

Amb. Deborah Birx, M.D., U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator, on the Principles of PEPFAR's Public Health Approach

Apr. 11: "No matter how challenging the conditions, PEPFAR has never been deterred from continuing to do all we can to support comprehensive, non-discriminatory HIV services for all individuals, and we will not back down now. As public health practitioners, our core ethical responsibility is to the people whom we serve – whether they live in Kampala, Cape Town, or the Caribbean – and this holds true even when we may disagree with host government policies that are at odds with sound science or good public health." Full Text»


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