Below is a list of governments agencies, international organizations and foundations that comprise our key development partners:
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria (The Global Fund) is a partnership organization designed to accelerate the end of AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria as epidemics.
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is the primary United States government agency responsible for distributing foreign aid. USAID’s funding patterns reflect its goals of facilitating the end of extreme poverty and promoting resilient, democratic societies.
United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID)
The Department for International Development (DfID), also known as UK Aid, leads the United Kingdom’s work to end extreme poverty, as part of its commitment to supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and in line with the government’s UK Aid Strategy.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Launched in 2000 by Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates, and his wife, Melinda, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation works on all six continents to alleviate poverty, save lives in the developing world, strengthen education systems, and promote effective policy making. The foundation builds partnerships that bring together resources, expertise, and vision — working with the best organizations around the globe to identify issues, find answers and drive change.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands is committed to building a safe, stable and prosperous world, addressing issues such as poverty reduction, climate change, respect for human rights and the rule of law, and eliminating conflict.
UNITAID is a financial mechanism that raises funds for global health initiatives targeting HIV/AIDS, malaria, and TB in low-income countries through taxes on airline tickets and other innovative financing tools.
Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW)
KfW addresses a variety of development goals set by the German government, including water supply and sanitation, renewable energy and energy efficiency, as well as the development of the financial sector.
U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)
The DOD helps partner nations build health capacity, combats global health threats – like emerging infectious diseases and antibiotic-resistant bacteria – and supports U.S. Government initiatives for humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF)
CIFF’s mission is to demonstratively improve the lives of children living in poverty in developing countries. Its main areas of activity are maternal and child health and nutrition; children’s education and welfare; and smart ways to slowdown and stop climate change.
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
A member of the United Nations Development Group and Executive Committee, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) provides development assistance and humanitarian aid to women and children in the developing world.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is one of the major operating components of the United States Department of Health and Human Services that manages nearly US$2 billion in United States Government financial investments to protect public health and safety through the control and prevention of disease, injury and disability in the U.S. and internationally.
Grand Challenges Canada (GCC)
Funded by the Government of Canada and other partners, Grand Challenges Canada is dedicated to supporting Bold Ideas with Big Impact. Since its creation, Grand Challenges Canada has supported a pipeline of over 1,000 innovations in more than 90 countries, making it one of the largest impact-first investors in Canada.