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May 29, 2024

GHTC contributes to GHC statement on AMR at WHA

GHTC contributed to Global Health Council's statement entered into the official record at the 77th World Health Assembly in response to Agenda Item 11.8: Antimicrobial resistance: accelerating national and global responses, urging investment in new technologies to fight antimicrobial resistance (AMR) that are developed with equity and access in mind, as well as for the creation of a global AMR laboratory network to strengthen diagnostic capacity.

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May 29, 2024

GHTC contributes to GHC statement on AMR at WHA

GHTC contributed to Global Health Council's statement entered into the official record at the 77th World Health Assembly in response to Agenda Item 11.8: Antimicrobial resistance: accelerating national and global responses, urging investment in new technologies to fight antimicrobial resistance (AMR) that are developed with equity and access in mind, as well as for the creation of a global AMR laboratory network to strengthen diagnostic capacity.

May 27, 2024

GHTC responds to RFI on NIAID's new five-year strategy

GHTC submitted a response to a request for information (RFI) to inform the new five-year strategic plan of the US National Institutes of Health's National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), urging maintained prioritization of global health at the agency broadly and the importance of ensuring products are designed to serve the needs of low-resource settings and underserved populations.

May 22, 2024

GHTC signs onto letters to US congressional appropriators urging funding for global HIV/AIDS programs in FY25

GHTC signed onto a letter, organized by the Global AIDS Policy Partnership, to US congressional appropriators, urging them to fund global HIV/AIDS programs in fiscal year 2025 (FY25) and to ensure that these programs are governed by policies that expand access to health care, uphold human rights, and help to put the world on track to end AIDS by 2030.

May 20, 2024

WHO member states must embrace historic opportunity to strengthen R&D for longstanding and emerging health challenges

Ahead of the 77th World Health Assembly (WHA), GHTC urges policymakers to prioritize and advance policy reforms to deliver a more fit-for-purpose, equitable research and development (R&D) ecosystem.

May 15, 2024

GHTC submits FY25 appropriations testimony to US appropriators

GHTC submitted testimony on fiscal year 2025 (FY25) appropriations to the House and Senate Appropriations Subcommittees on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (LHHS), urging robust funding for the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, as well as to the House and Senate Appropriations Subcommittees on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS), urging robust funding for the US Agency for International Development, including funding for a Supporting Innovative Global Health Technologies Fund.