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UNDP Welcomes Germany’s Renewed Funding of Global Fund Projects

Aid Released for Projects Run by International Organizations New York — The UN Development Programme (UNDP) welcomes Germany’s decision to reinstate half the funding it had withheld from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, & Malaria, substantially aiding international efforts to fightmore

Free HIV/AIDS treatment for 400,000 people in Zambia

Lusaka – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on behalf of the Ministry of Health in Zambia, has signed two Global Fund grants totalling US$141.8 million that will allow some 400,000 people to access free HIV/AIDS treatment over the next two years. The Zambian Ministry of Health willmore

Report: More than half of Cambodia's HIV-affected households go hungry

Phnom Penh - More than half of Cambodians living with HIV were hungry and lacked adequate food supplies in 2010, compared to just over one third of those not affected by HIV, according to a new report launched last week in Phnom Penh. The report, The Socioeconomic Impact of HIV, also found that 27more

UNDP and The Global Fund act to safeguard programmes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Kinshasa — Following alleged irregularities in the management of grants to  the Democratic Republic of Congo, The Global Fund and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have together temporarily stopped disbursements and payments to sub-recipients of these grants and put in place a numbermore

HIV traps Asian households in vicious circle of joblessness, debt

School enrollment, nutrition also suffer, new study says Bangkok —Households in Asia that include people living with HIV exhaust their savings and liquidate assets at a disproportionately high rate, often plunging into “irreversible poverty,” according to a new UN Development Programme (UNDP)more

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