COVID-19 poses an existential threat to global stability, health, and development. This is not an exaggeration, but a fact reflected in startling numbers: Over 4 million people dead and counting, nearly 200 million infected, and 6.6 billion not yet fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
August 4, 2021
As the process to appoint a new Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) gets underway, United Nations Member States must consider a change in leadership at the WHO, according to AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the world’s largest provider of HIV/AIDS care globally.
June 23, 2021
The vast disparity between the number of immunizations in wealthy and poorer nations represents something equal to a crime against humanity, all but guaranteeing a death sentence for thousands, if not millions, of people in low-income countries. Yet, there are options available to the world to create enough vaccines to end the pandemic.
June 10, 2021
Vaccinate Our World!’ to Protect All Humanity!
April 28, 2021
Global leaders, the scientific community and citizens around the world call on governments, vaccine manufacturers and public health organizations to guarantee equal access to COVID-19 vaccines around the world.
Health Must Come First in Brazil!
March 9, 2021
With 10.5 million cases and almost 260 thousand deaths, the crisis in Brazil due to COVID-19 is aggravated by political decisions and denial of the problem by the authorities.New variants of the virus, due to the uncontrolled increase in infections and the slow vaccination process,
It’s Time to Declare War on COVID-19, Says AHF
February 18, 2021
In response to a fractured global response to COVID-19 as humanity’s greatest existential threat, AIDS Healthcare Foundation calls for what amounts to a declaration of war on the novel coronavirus and future pandemics LOS ANGELES.- A year into the COVID-19 pandemic with 2.4 million people dead, the
COVID WHO Investigation: A Smoke Screen for China, says AHF
February 10, 2021
Amid premature and incomplete reports from the World Health Organization’s (WHO) investigative team which has just concluded its work in China to discover the origins of SARS-CoV-2, AHF calls for the investigation
AHF: Regional Unity Needed to Stop COVID-19 in Latin America
July 28, 2020
AHF urges Latin American countries to take unified measures and actions to stop the COVID-19 pandemic LOS ANGELES.-Latin America and the Caribbean region remains an epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic with 4,364,705 confirmed cases and 183,481 deaths as of July 26. It is already the second
AHF Labels Gilead ‘War Profiteer’ and ‘Greedy Bastards!’ after Company Sets COVID Drug Price at $2K to $3K
June 29, 2020
In May, AIDS Healthcare Foundation demanded that the drug company price remdesivir, the newly approved drug for treating COVID-19—which Gilead had developed years earlier with $70M in government funding as a possible Ebola treatment—be priced at one-dollar per day per patient AIDS group warns that company’s
Tedros Has Failed Us on COVID-19: AHF Calls for His Resignation within 72 Hours
May 5, 2020
AHF calls for WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to resign within 72 hours following his gross mishandling of the COVID-19 outbreak.May 04, 2020 09:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time LOS ANGELES.-Due to his gross mishandling of the COVID-19 outbreak, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) calls on Dr. Tedros Adhanom
AHF Signs On to Open Letter to Gilead Urging Access to Remdesivir as COVID-19 Treatment
March 30, 2020
Mr Daniel O’DayChief Executive Officer Gilead Science, Inc. Dear Mr O’Day, Open letter to Gilead concerning ensuring access to remdesivir We write to request that Gilead take immediate actions to ensure rapid availability, affordability, and accessibility of its experimental therapy remdesivir for the treatment of COVID-19, pending the
AHF Calls on G20 to Commit to Global Public Health Security
March 26, 2020
The largest global AIDS organization urges world leaders to prioritize health at the next G20 summit by mandating a completely new Global Public Health Convention. LOS ANGELES–Following the postponement of the in-person meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia of the Civil 20 (C20) group—which represents civil society
Coronavirus IS a Pandemic — WHO, Declare It Now!
March 4, 2020
Since AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) released a statement this past Tuesday calling for World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to declare the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) a pandemic – cases have soared in Italy, Iran and South Korea, and the deadly virus has also spread to Mexico and Nigeria.