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ONE hires Sarah Swinehart as Communications Director for North America

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign, the global advocacy organization co-founded by U2 lead singer Bono to fight extreme poverty and preventable diseases, has appointed Sarah Swinehart as its new…

ONE and Bono warn urgent action needed to meet Global Fund replenishment target

Today, [Friday, 11 January], The Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria announced it is seeking $14 billion to continue its life-saving work for the next three years. If it meets this goal, the Fund could help save 16 million lives between 2021-2023.

Congress passes bipartisan bill to empower women in developing countries

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign applauded the House and Senate’s passage of the Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act of 2018. The bill was introduced earlier this summer by…

Congress passes bipartisan bill to reauthorize PEPFAR, America’s signature global AIDS program

WASHINGTON – The ONE Campaign today applauded the Senate’s passage of the PEPFARExtension Act of 2018 that would reauthorize America’s signature global AIDS program through 2023. The bill, which…

Ahead of World AIDS Day, ONE sounds the alarm: AIDS is not a disease of the past, it’s a crisis now

WASHINGTON — Ahead of World AIDS Day (Saturday, December 1st), The ONE Campaign is sounding the alarm that AIDS is not a disease of the past, it’s a crisis…

Troubling message for global health at Global Financing Facility replenishment

OSLO, Norway — Donor governments and key partners today pledged US$1 billion at the replenishment conference for the World Bank’s Global Financing Facility, which aims to partner with 50…

Powerful new film sheds light on sexism trapping millions of young girls in extreme poverty

WASHINGTON – To mark International Day of the Girl tomorrow, October 11th, The ONE Campaign, and award-winning creative agency Don’t Panic, have joined forces to release a powerful new video ‘When I Grow Up…’,…

Congress passes bipartisan bill to bring private-sector money into fight against global poverty

WASHINGTON – The ONE Campaign today applauded the Senate’s passage of the Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development (BUILD) Act, which was included in the FAA Reauthorization Act…

ONE Announces Influential Leadership Network to Accelerate Mission-Driven Resources

The ONE Campaign is delighted to announce the creation of the new Global Leadership Circle to recognize and engage a diverse group of top financial supporters and champions who share ONE’s deep commitment to helping the world’s poorest.

ONE reacts to President Trump’s address to the United Nations

“We disagree with the President’s notion that foreign aid is not already in America’s interest. Saving lives, promoting stability, building economies, preventing threats, and stopping diseases all benefit the United States.”

New data details critical importance of Global Fund to fights against AIDS, TB, and malaria epidemics

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has saved 27 million lives in its 16 years of operation.

ONE welcomes new bipartisan Senate bill to help make fragile countries more stable

WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign today welcomed the introduction of the Global Fragility and Violence Reduction Act that recognizes the importance of reducing poverty in fragile or conflict-affected countries….