Daily Archives: December 3, 2009

Two New TB Reports from TAG

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The Treatment Action Group has released two new reports on tuberculosis, both valuable resources in the effort to combat this global TB epidemic. The first report details the level of global funding for TB research and development; a total of $510 million was invested by 71 organizations, public and private, in TB R&D in 2008, […]

Doctor Warns the Global Fight Against HIV/AIDS is Losing Momentum

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In this compelling blog post from Nathan Ford, a leading physician working in South Africa with Doctors Without Borders, outlines fears of a “u-turn” in the battle against the global AIDS epidemic. “As Western donors prevaricate, African countries, which were pressed by the international community to do more for AIDS, now must wait to see if […]