Experts demand for a new funding model for the development of drugs and vaccines for diseases of poverty
A Global Biomedical R&D Fund and Mechanism for Innovations of Public Health Importance
The Ebola crisis in West Africa showed the inability of the Western world to respond rapidly to epidemics and health crises. In the journal PLoS Medicine renowned health experts including Prof. Marcel Tanner from the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) plead for a new global funding model to accelerate the development of new drugs against poverty diseases (Photo: Jean-Pierre Zellweger).
Video about the highlights of this years aidsfocus.ch conference
HIV/AIDS and vulnerable groups - No one left behind
aidsfocus.ch/MMS This year’s annual aidsfocus conference focused on vulnerable groups such as sex workers, disabled people, gay and lesbians; migrants and prisoners. A video documents some of the highlight of it.