ICASO, Global Development One and ICAD applaud the US Senate and House of Representatives for recommending funding of at least $1.56 billion per year for the next three years to the Global Fund to continue its fight against three of the world’s most devastating communicable diseases.
19 September 2019 (Toronto, ON) – The US Senate Appropriations Committee posted the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs fiscal year 2020 funding bill on September 18 recommending a 15.6… Read more
Are you engaged in the community response to HIV and want to help influence global policy? Founded in 1991, ICASO’s Mission is to mobilize and support diverse community organizations and networks to create and sustain effective responses to HIV. Our global advocacy and community development endeavors are undertaken with a Vision of ending the AIDS epidemic through universal access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support under a human rights framework.
ICASO is guided by its 2017-2020 Strategic Plan Evidence, Alliances, Advocacy: Sustaining community responses to HIV.… Read more
A Briefing for Venezuelan Civil Society
After eliminating malaria in the 1960s, Venezuela was responsible for 53% of cases (519,109) and 80% of deaths (456) from the disease in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017.1 Recent estimates for 2018 show a 1260% increase in the number of malaria cases in Venezuela compared to the year 2000.… Read more