First 2016 Country Operational Plan Approval Memo Signed

Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, M.D., signs the first 2016 Country Operational Plan Approval Memo with the Papua New Guinea National Department of Health.

Date: 04/30/2016 Location: Papua New Guinea Description: Ambassador Birx signs PNG COP © PEPFAR

Harnessing the Data Revolution for an AIDS-Free Generation

A data revolution is underway at PEPFAR. We’re using data in transformational ways to prevent more HIV infections and save more lives. Learn More»
Date: 04/12/2016 Location: Uganda Description: Smiling children at PEPFAR event © U.S. Embassy Uganda

From Secrets and Stigma to Proud Peer Educator

To avoid fellow students’ questions, Robinah Babirye, an HIV-positive college student in Uganda, tried taking her pills without anyone noticing or not taking them at all. Learn More»
Date: 03/15/2016 Location: Uganda Description: Robinah Babirye © THALAS

In Other News

World Tuberculosis Day 2016

Tuberculosis is the leading cause of death among people living with HIV/AIDS. On World Tuberculosis Day, we can commit to ending TB by rapidly adopting World Health Organization guidelines and strengthening partnerships. Learn more»

Preventing HIV Through Voluntary Medical Male Circumcisions
Xolani Zwane, a 38-year-old father of three, became a PEPFAR-funded organization’s 100,000th South African client for voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC). Clinical research has shown medical circumcisions reduce the risk of acquiring HIV by 60 percent. Learn more»
International Women's Day 2016

Innovation can help every girl and woman have the opportunity to achieve their DREAMS and live the Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-Free, Mentored, and Safe lives they deserve. Learn More»

PEPFAR Subnational Data Released

As PEPFAR continues to lead by example in terms of driving greater impact, transparency, and accountability, we have released our subnational data. These data highlight local results in 20 countries via indicators and maps. Learn more»

Building on the Momentum to Empower Adolescent Girls
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry launched the first-ever U.S. Global Strategy to Empower Adolescent Girls, which will invest $40 million of the recently launched $85 million DREAMS Innovation Challenge to keep girls in secondary school. Learn More»
PEPFAR Annual Report to Congress

The 12th Annual Report to Congress is now available. PEPFAR has saved millions of lives and prevented millions more HIV infections by providing core HIV prevention and treatment services. Although we have changed the very course of the HIV pandemic, our work is far from done. 2016 Report»


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