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Multilateral Organizations
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UNAIDS Cosponsors: HIV/AIDS-Specific Sites
Major Funders
Selected Organizations with International HIV/AIDS Activities
Selected Academic Institutions
Other International Links
Multilateral Organizations
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
UNAIDS Cosponsors: HIV/AIDS-Specific Sites
International Labour Organization (ILO)
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention (UNODC)
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
World Bank
World Food Programme
World Health Organization (WHO)
Major Funders
AusAID
Aid program of the Government of Australia. HIV/AIDS page.
Belgian Directorate-General for International Cooperation
In Dutch, English, French.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
Also in French.
Commonwealth Secretariat
Danish Development Policy
David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ)
German Agency for Technical Cooperation is a government-owned corporation for international cooperation with worldwide operations. Also in German.
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
European Commission - Development and Relations with African, Caribbean and Pacific States
Also in French.
Finnish Department for International Development Cooperation - HIV/AIDS Page
Finnish-language website. Some information also in English and Swedish.
Ford Foundation
HIV/AIDS page.
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Irish Aid
HIV/AIDS page.
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)
Also in Norwegian.
Pew Charitable Trusts
The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
Rockefeller Foundation
Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA)
Also in Swedish.
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
Also in French, German, Italian and Spanish.
U.K. Department for International Development (DFID)
United Nations Foundation
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
See also CDC's Global AIDS Program.
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, U.S. National Institutes of Health
See also the Centers for AIDS Research (CFAR) program at NIH.
Selected Organizations with International HIV/AIDS Activities
ActionAid
One of the U.K.'s largest development agencies; has multipronged HIV/AIDS program in numerous countries.
Alan Guttmacher Institute
Nonprofit focused on sexual and reproductive health research, policy analysis, and public education.
CARE
Manages reproductive health and HIV/AIDS/STI projects in numerous countries.
Catholic Relief Services
AIDS programming in 52 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Center for Strategic and International Studies
Based in Washington; manages the Task Force on Strengthening U.S. Leadership on HIV/AIDS. Center's Africa Program includes numerous publications and presentations related to HIV/AIDS.
Development Gateway
A project of the World Bank that includes topical pages, project databases, country gateways, and community forums related to development topics.
ELDIS
A gateway to information on development issues, incuding HIV/AIDS. Features a wide range of high quality online resources, including summaries and links to online documents, a directory of websites, databases, library catalogues, and email discussion lists.
Family Care International
Focus on improving women's sexual and reproductive health and rights in developing countries, with emphasis on making pregnancy and childbirth safer.
Family Health International (FHI)
Website and many publications available in Arabic, English, French, Spanish, and Russian.
Global AIDS Alliance
Advocacy organization working on grassroots campaigns with a global scope.
Global Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS (GNP+)
Includes contact information for regional networks.
Global Strategies for HIV Prevention
Works collaboratively to develop and implement international strategies to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV; sponsors international and regional conferences and workshops.
Health and Development Networks
Develops and moderates numerous, online HIV/AIDS discussion fora; key correspondent teams provide coverage of HIV/AIDS conferences. Also provides electronic networking and communication support in-country.
International AIDS Society
Leading international membership organization and sponsor of biannual world AIDS conferences. Publishes the journal AIDS.
Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development (ICAD)
Network of Canadian voluntary sector organizations focused on HIV/AIDS and development issues.
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care (IAPAC)
Aims to expand access of HIV/AIDS-treating physicians and other healthcare professionals to cutting-edge clinical management information related to HIV and associated complications.
International Center for Research on Women
Nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting socioeconomic development with women's full participation. Conducts research on women and AIDS.
International Council of AIDS Service Organizations (ICASO)
Includes several publications in English, French, Spanish and Russian and contact information for regional secretariats.
International Community of Women Living with HIV and AIDS (ICW)
Global advocacy group by and for women with HIV/AIDS.
International HIV/AIDS Alliance
A nongovernmental organization supporting community action on HIV/AIDS in developing countries.
HIV/AIDS NGO/CBO Support Toolkit
Brings together resources for people who are establishing, managing, or studying HIV/AIDS NGO/CBO support programs.
International Planned Parenthood Federation
International nonprofit advocating for sexual and reproductive health and rights.
JSI Research and Training Institute
International health consulting firm; HIV/AIDS activities include epidemiological and clinical research projects and implementation and evaluation of surveillance systems.
Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
Nonprofit with projects worldwide; works with decision makers to improve the management of and access to critical health services.
Marie Stopes International
Works in over 30 countries, advocating for and providing family planning and reproductive health care services.
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
(Doctors without Borders) Independent humanitarian medical aid agency. Access to Essential Medicines Campaign includes ARVs.
PANOS-London
Works with media and other information actors to enable developing countries to shape and communicate their own development agendas through informed public debate; particular focus on amplifying the voices of the poor and marginalized. Numerous HIV/AIDS-related activities and publications.
Pathfinder International
International health consulting firm, with focus on family planning and reproductive health services.
Population Council
Includes Horizons Project, which focuses on global operations research on HIV/AIDS/STI prevention and care.
Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH)
Numerous programs encompassing sexual, reproductive and child health.
Program for the Collaboration Against AIDS and Related Epidemics (ProCAARE)
Discussion forum established as a partnership between SATELLIFE and the Harvard AIDS Institute.
RAND
Nonprofit that undertakes policy research and analysis; publishes numerous domestic and international health reports including HIV/AIDS, STDs, and sexual behavior.
Synergy Project
A five-year, performance-based contract that provides technical assistance to USAID's Bureau for Global Health in the design, evaluation, and coordination of international HIV/AIDS programs, and in the identification and dissemination of lessons learned from these programs. Site features HIV/AIDS country profiles.
Treatment Action Group
Advocates for larger and more efficient AIDS research efforts, both public and private, as well as access to HIV/AIDS treatment and information.
Selected Academic Institutions
Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs
Focuses on service delivery, research, and training/education in resource-limited settings.
MTCT-Plus Initiative
Supports the provision of specialized care to HIV-infected women, their partners, and their children in prevention of mother-to-child transmission programs.
Georgetown University, Institute for Health Care Policy and Research
See also Georgetown University Law Center's Federal Legislation Clinic.
George Washington University Office of HIV Activities
Harvard AIDS Institute
See also Harvard's Center for International Development.
Institute of Tropical Medicine (Belgium)
Houses an STD/HIV research and intervention unit and participates in international microbicide clinical trials.
Johns Hopkins AIDS Service
New York University School of Medicine Center for AIDS Research
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Department of Public Health and Policy
Undertakes research on HIV/AIDS economics and financing amongst other topics.
Royal Tropical Institute, HIV/AIDS Programme (The Netherlands)
Stanford University School of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Center for AIDS Research
University of California San Francisco, AIDS Research Institute
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Carolina Population Center
Projects include MEASURE Evaluation, which seeks to strengthen monitoring and evaluation of AIDS programs in developing countries.
University of Sussex, Institute of Development Studies
Research programs include health, poverty, participation, and globalization. Hosts (1) id21, a fast-track research reporting service for policymakers and development managers that covers HIV/AIDS and sexual health, among numerous topics; and (2) BRIDGE, a gender and development information service.
Other International Links
Internet Bookmarks for AIDS
From New Mexico AIDS InfoNet.