Stories: Pepfar

  • Obama Dreams of an AIDS-Free Generation

    In a 2011 speech at the National Institutes of Health’s rolling campus outside Washington, then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced a reset of America’s global HIV policy. She promised to alter the course of a pandemic that has claimed the lives of 39 million people and to secure a global generation free of...

  • PEPFAR Strategy Shift Aims to Get Ahead of Mozambique’s Epidemic

    Mozambique is at the outset of recalibrating its HIV response, following a global shift in approach by one of the primary donors to the country’s AIDS response — the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. Across the 40 countries and regions it supports, PEPFAR’s new strategy calls for a massive scale up...

  • Meeting Key U.S. Players in Zambia’s National Health

    After spending nearly a week and a half in Zambia during the second half of July with nine other new media journalists, we concluded our final day with an official visit to the United States Embassy in Lusaka. We met with representatives from USAID, PEPFAR, the Peace Corps, and the CDC. We also met with the US Ambassador to...