Our Funders

  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • U.S President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

    U.S President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

    Since its inception in 2003, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has received strong bipartisan support in Congress and through administrations, including two reauthorizations with significant majorities. The United States is unquestionably the world’s leader in responding to the global HIV/AIDS crisis. Through PEPFAR, the U.S. has supported a world safer and more secure from infectious disease threats. We have demonstrably strengthened the global capacity to 
  • United States Agency for International Development

    United States Agency for International Development

    Established by President John F. Kennedy in November 1961, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is a United States federal government agency that provides long-term support for developing countries. USAID provides assistance in the following focus regions: sub-Saharan Africa; Asia; Latin America and the Caribbean; Europe and Eurasia; and the Middle East. USAID funds HE2RO's Innovations Research on AIDS (INROADS) program which is a five year program running from 
  • The National Institutes of Health

    The National Institutes of Health

    The main focus of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is science in pursuit of fundamental knowledge about the nature and behaviour of living systems and the application of that knowledge to extend the healthy life and reduce the burdens of illness and 
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are dedicated to protecting health and promoting quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability. The CDC is committed to programs that reduce the health and economic consequences of the leading causes of death and disability, thereby ensuring a long, productive, healthy life for all 
  • Grand Challenges Canada

    Grand Challenges Canada

    Grand Challenges Canada is dedicated to supporting Bold Ideas with Big Impact® in global health. They are funded by the Government of Canada and they fund innovators in low- and middle income countries and Canada. The bold ideas they support integrate science and technology, social and business innovation – they call this Integrated Innovation®. They focus on bringing successful innovation to scale, catalyzing sustainability and impact. They have a determined focus on results, and saving 

Our Partners

  • The Africa Health Research Institute
  • Ezintsha
  • The Desmond Tutu Health Foundation
  • The UCL Centre for Global Health Economics
  • National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD)
  • MASHA: Modelling and Simulation Hub Africa
  • SACEMA : DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis
  • University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics (CHIBE)
  • Boston University – Department of Global Health

    Boston University – Department of Global Health

    The Department for Global Health (DGH) at Boston University is a multidisciplinary research center that engages faculty from across the University to help solve the critical global health and social development challenges of our time. The mission of the center is not only to conduct high-quality applied research, but also to advocate for the use of this research to improve the health of underserved populations around the 
  • University of the Witwatersrand

    University of the Witwatersrand

    Wits, a world-class research university in Africa, is renowned for its commitment to academic and research excellence. It contributes to the global knowledge economy and local transformation through the generation of high level, scarce skills and innovative research. At the forefront of a changing society, Wits is an engaged institution, dedicated to advancing the public good. It promotes intellectual communities and attracts talented students, distinguished academics and thinkers from around 
  • National Department of Health

    National Department of Health

    The Mission of South Africa's National Department of Health is to improve health status through the prevention of illnesses and the promotion of healthy lifestyles and to consistently improve the healthcare delivery system by focusing on access, equity, efficiency, quality and 
  • Clinical HIV Research Unit

    Clinical HIV Research Unit

    The Clinical HIV Research Unit (CHRU) was initiated in 1998 by Professor Ian Sanne, under the auspices of the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS). Today the CHRU is an HIV/AIDS, TB and Cervical Cancer research syndicate of the Wits Health Consortium (Pty) Limited (WHC), which is a wholly-owned subsidiary company of WITS. The CHRU is proudly the first International Clinical Research Site (CRS) of the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG). To date it remains one of the most successful 
  • Right to Care

    Right to Care

    Right to Care is a non-profit organisation that supports and delivers prevention, care and treatment services for HIV and associated diseases. Right to Care provides technical assistance to all levels of the South African Department of Health. It also supports clinical programmes through development of best practices, research, training, mentoring, participation in technical committees, provision of facilities and equipment, and secondment of 
  • Centre for Economic Governance and AIDS in Africa

    Centre for Economic Governance and AIDS in Africa

    The Centre for Economic Governance and AIDS in Africa (CEGAA) was founded in 2006 as a regional civil society organisation focused on attaining effective, rights-based and developmental health financing in Africa to enable a comprehensive response to HIV/AIDS. CEGAA provides training, capacity-building, research and advocacy services to and through community structures, government stakeholders and legislatures in support of an empowered civil society and skilled public 
  • National Health Laboratory Service

    National Health Laboratory Service

    The National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) is the largest diagnostic pathology service in South Africa with the responsibility of supporting the national and provincial health departments in the delivery of healthcare. The NHLS provides laboratory and related public health services to over 80% of the population through a national network of laboratories. Its specialised divisions include the National Institute for Communicable Diseases, National Institute for Occupational Health, National 
  • Anova Health Institute

    Anova Health Institute

    The Anova Health Institute is committed to improving the quality of public health services, with a special focus on HIV. Anova is a leading partner in capacity building and the provision of technical support to the Department of Health, with a reputation for innovative responses and ground-breaking research in 
  • International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS

    International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS

    The IeDEA network is an international research consortium established in 2005 by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to provide a rich resource for globally diverse HIV/AIDS data. Sites in various regions throughout the world collaborate to collect and define key variables, and implement methodology to effectively analyze data as a cost-effective means of generating large data sets to address the high priority HIV/AIDS research questions that are unanswerable by a 
  • Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) was the first institution in the world dedicated to research and teaching in the field of tropical medicine and continues to be a leading international institution in the fight against infectious, debilitating and disabling diseases. LSTM is a registered charity and works in over 60 countries worldwide, often in very difficult circumstances, to fulfil its mission of reducing the burden of sickness and mortality in disease endemic countries through 


    The UNAIDS strategy aims to advance global progress in achieving country set targets for universal access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support and to halt and reverse the spread of HIV and contribute to the achievement of the Millennium Development goals by 
  • University of Cape Town

    University of Cape Town

    Founded in 18,29, UCT has a proud tradition of academic excellence and effecting social change and development through its pioneering scholarship, faculty and students. UCT's reputation for excellence is underpinned by its distinctive research, led by its distinguished faculty, many of whom are world-leaders in their 
  • Institute for Disease Modeling

    Institute for Disease Modeling

    As part of Intellectual Ventures' Global Good initiative, the Institute for Disease Modeling (IDM) is committed to improving and saving lives in developing countries through the use of quantitative analysis. IDM has grown from a small IV Lab project with a handful of researchers dedicated to malaria research to an independent center shaping strategies and building innovative tools to accelerate the eradication of infectious disease by the global health community. Currently, IDM is working on 
  • HIV Modelling Consortium

    HIV Modelling Consortium

    The HIV Modelling Consortium aims to help improve scientific support for decision making by co-coordinating a wide range of research activities in mathematically modelling the HIV epidemic. The HIV Modelling Consortium, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is hosted by a Secretariat based in Imperial College London, which is directed by Professor Timothy Hallett. By providing efficient funding to modelling groups across the globe, the Consortium seeks to answer pressing questions 
  • The South African National AIDS Council

    The South African National AIDS Council

    The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) is a voluntary association of institutions established by the national cabinet of the South African Government to build consensus across government, civil society and all other stakeholders to drive an enhanced country response to the scourges of HIV, TB and STIs. The Council is not a juristic person. Under the direction of SANAC, the government of South Africa created the South African National AIDS Council Trust as the legal entity that is 
  • Center for Global Development

    Center for Global Development

    The Center for Global Development works to reduce global poverty and inequality through rigorous research and active engagement with the policy community to make the world a more prosperous, just, and safe place for us 


    FUTURELIFE® is a functional food company with a mission to improve the health and wellbeing of everyone by helping them to make the right nutritional choices in their daily 
  • National Research Foundation

    National Research Foundation

    As an independent government agency, the NRF promotes and supports research in all fields of knowledge. It also conducts research and provides access to National Research Facilities. The NRF provides services to the research community especially at Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and Science Councils with a view to promote high-level human capital development. The NRF aims to uphold excellence in all its investments in knowledge, people and