PEPFAR Diplomatic Reception

Secretary Kerry (Sept. 2): "So we have made enormous progress in this fight, and PEPFAR remains the largest commitment of any nation to address a single disease and has become a model, frankly, for treating other diseases, including Ebola, which you don’t hear about now." Full Text»

HIV/AIDS Stigma Threatens Goal of AIDS-free Generation

People living with HIV/AIDS regularly face stigma and discrimination, which impacts taking medication, performing at school and work, and overall quality of life. Learn More»

Date: 08/09/2015 Description: Girl wearing a scarf to cover her face © PEPFAR

President Obama Announces DREAMS Countries

"America is beginning a partnership with 10 African countries – Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe – to keep teenage girls safe and AIDS-free." Learn More» DREAMS»


Date: 07/28/2015 Location: PEPFAR Description: President Obama at SafariCom in Kenya. Photo Credit: Kevin M. DeCock © PEPFAR

In Other News

Historic Trip for President Obama

President Obama visited Kenya and Ethiopia from July 24 - July 28. In addition to being the first sitting U.S. President to visit each of these countries, he also became the first U.S. President to address the African Union. Learn More» Speech» DREAMS»

Harnessing the Data Revolution

Data is helping to drive sustainable development. Find out how PEPFAR is using data for transparency, accountability, and impact. Learn More»

Community Health Worker Commits to AIDS-free Generation

Change started at home for Alfred Yeri, who turned his life around and became a community health worker to help those in Mombasa, Kenya living with and at risk for HIV/AIDS. Learn More» Statement from Ambassador Birx»

Nelson Mandela International Day

Each year on Mandela's birthday, July 18, the United Nations calls upon all of us to recognize Nelson Mandela International Day for Freedom, Justice, and Democracy by devoting 67 minutes to helping others. Statement»

Human Resources for Health

The progress we’ve made in the global HIV/AIDS response would not be possible without the essential health personnel who save lives every day. Learn More» Strategy» Fact Sheet»

Social Service Workforce

The social service workforce is vital to the HIV/AIDS response. PEPFAR plays an important role in planning, developing, and supporting the social service workforce. Learn More» Success Story» U.S. Government interagency website managed by the Office of U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator
and the Bureau of Public Affairs, U.S. State Department.
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