Posts Categorized: Europe

AHF’s ‘Love’ Boat Delivers Important Message

“One Community, One Love” was AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Europe’s theme for its boat as part of the Amsterdam Pride Canal Parade on August 5. The colorful boat was selected as one of 80 watercraft in the procession, which celebrated the LGBTQ community in the Netherlands. “The slogan is meant to celebrate life, diversity and…

AHF Summits G20 to Fund the Fund

As the G20 met in Hamburg, Germany July 7-8, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Europe called on Germany, China and other G20 leaders to increase their pledges and to commit their fair share to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The efforts are part of the ramping up of AHF’s “Fund the Fund”…

AHF Urges G20 to Increase Financial Commitment and Global HIV Response in Light of Summit in Hamburg

HAMBURG (6 July 2017) During Germany’s presidency of the G20, for the first time, the issue of global health has been placed on the G20 agenda. The summit in Hamburg offers a unique opportunity for Germany to set an example for the rest of the G20 countries in the fight against HIV/AIDS worldwide. As the…

The Lancet Book Review: “Anyone Can Absolutely Change The World”

The Lancet, one of the oldest and best known medical journals in the world, recently published in its June issue a book review (PDF) of Righteous Rebels, the story of AHF’s bold history of activism.  Written by award-winning journalist Patrick Range McDonald, Righteous Rebels chronicles AHF’s unlikely rise from a feisty grassroots organization during the 1980s AIDS crisis in Los Angeles…

AHF Europe: 50,000 in Care and Climbing

Photo: AHF Europe Bureau recently met in Amsterdam, the Netherlands In April, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Europe crossed a momentous milestone – 50,000 patients in care in partnership with the region’s national treatment programs. AHF-supported sites in Russia and Ukraine account for the majority of these clients. The achievement is particularly remarkable because Eastern Europe and Central…

Condoms Take Center Stage at Ukraine Fashion Week

  AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Ukraine recently took the “Always in Fashion” theme for the International Condom Day (ICD) to the next level, turning the commemoration into a weeklong event to raise awareness around access and use of condoms. For this effort, AHF Ukraine joined Ukraine Fashion Week (UFW), a trendsetting event that draws extensive…

AHF Europe Shares Program Success at HepHIV 2017

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Europe presented program results at the second biennial HepHIV 2017 conference in Malta on Jan. 31, which convened to address the rising number of new infections in Europe. Medical professionals from both the hepatitis and HIV community met to collaborate and exchange knowledge on how to maximize the prevention and management…

Fund The Fund Campaign Hits Berlin

Here’s the latest update on the Fund the Fund campaign from our very own Denis Godlevskiy in the field: On July 5th, AHF’s Ukrainian-Russian-Dutch-German team marched from the historic Brandenburg Gate to German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office to demand a fair contribution to the Global Fund from Germany. From the Eastern European side, the team was…

AHF Praises European Commission for €100M Increase in its Global Fund Contribution to €470M

AHF hopes the announcement serves as a catalyst for other donors to increase their own contributions to the lifesaving Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. LOS ANGELES (March 14, 2016) AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, today praised the European Commission (EC) for announcing that it will up European Union’s…