August 12, 2014
The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) celebrates a culture of partnership. In Tanzania, EGPAF works hand-in-hand with in-country partners like Ariel Glaser Pediatric Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI) to ensure that families, health care workers, and communities have the tools to plan, implement, and sustain HIV programs so that all families are reached with services.
August 9, 2014
Because the fight against HIV/AIDS is a global one, decisions about how to tackle the epidemic take place in many forums with differing perspectives. Whether it is happening at the African Union Summit or at the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) EGPAF is a strong presence and a vocal champion for the health of children, families, and communities affected by the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
August 8, 2014
At the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), we know that by investing in Africa’s health, we are investing in its future. Ending the AIDS epidemic will accelerate Africa’s economic development, education outcomes, and efforts to improve safety and security.
July 31, 2014
August 18, 2014 marks the 500 day milestone until the target date to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). How do we make them count? In this blog, originally published on Devex.com, Chip Lyons, EGPAF president and CEO explains why we must make women and children in the fight against HIV a global priority to keep up MDG momentum and achieve a world where no child dies of AIDS.
July 29, 2014
In Tanzania, the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) works closely with partners, like EGPAF affiliate AGPAHI, to ensure that families, health care workers, and communities have the tools and resources to plan, implement, and sustain their HIV programs so that all families are reached with services. This blog is part of a series on a recent country visit by Chip Lyons, EGPAF president and CEO.
July 25, 2014
The 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) promised to “Step up the Pace” when it comes to HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention, with a renewed focus on prioritizing children in those efforts.
July 23, 2014
During his remarks to a packed crowd of more than 2,000 people at the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, former U.S. President Bill Clinton made a passionate case for the crucial role pediatric treatment and care plays in ensuring an AIDS-free future.
July 22, 2014
On July 21, the 2014 Red Ribbon Award winners were announced at the International AIDS conference in Melbourne (AIDS 2014). The Red Ribbon Award is the world’s most prestigious award presented to community-based organizations (CBO) in the response to the AIDS epidemic.
July 18, 2014
The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) expresses deep sadness regarding the tragedy of downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 and the loss of all those aboard. While full details remain unconfirmed, it is believed that many passengers were en route to the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), scheduled to take place in Melbourne, Australia.
July 16, 2014
In the first report of its kind, the UNAIDS Gap Report, released today (July 16), analyzes the reasons for the widening gap between people gaining access to HIV prevention, treatment, care, and support, and people being left behind. It shows how focusing on populations that are underserved and at higher risk for HIV will be key to ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030.