On May 23 the Trump administration released its proposed budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 that contains a 26 percent decrease in global health funding at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Department of State, as well as the elimination of development assistance. In addition, cuts were recommended for programs at the Department of Health and Human Services that support global health, global health research and development, and global health security. These cuts will have a significant impact on current global health programs, and will have a devastating effect on the world’s poor as well as ripple effects for Americans. Read the full statement.
GHC Relaunches Global Health Security Roundtable
Global Health Council (GHC) is relaunching the Global Health Security Roundtable, which will hold its first meeting on July 10 at 3 PM.
Powerful Discussions on the Sustainable Development Goals
On July 17, Global Compact Network USA will host an event on the role of the private sector in advancing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Global Health Security: Investing Globally Matters Locally
July 17, 2017 @ 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Global Health and Faith Caucus
July 17, 2017 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM