Open Letter on Disseminated histoplasmosis and AIDS – to key stakeholders tackling the AIDS epidemic

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The following open letter has been issued by GAFFI: To the World Health Organisation, UNAIDS, Pan-American Health Organisation, Médecins Sans Frontières, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative, UNICEF, national public health agencies and governments. A recent rough estimate of disseminated histoplasmosis in AIDS is 100,000 cases worldwide and 80,000 deaths, mostly… Read more »

GAFFI delivers its 2015 annual report

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GAFFI has progressed its mission to reduce illness and death associated with fungal diseases worldwide during 2014/15, its second year of operation. The disabling and stigmatising fungal tropical skin disease ‘Chromoblastomycosis’ has been added to GAFFI’s five priority diseases. GAFFI’s key activities have included: ‘95-95 by 2025’ 10 year Roadmap: GAFFI has drawn up a… Read more »