This is according to the list of pledges released by the Global Fund 5th replenishment and made available to the media.
Zambia is among the Ten African countries that has contributed more than $30 million to the 5th Global Fund.
The other countries named are Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Togo, and Zimbabwe.
Governments, private donors and advocates from around the world gathered in Montreal, Canada to replenish the Global Fund for the 2017-2019 grant cycle. In total, more than $12.9 billion was pledged, nearly reaching the Fund’s target of $13 billion.
The Global Fund set a target for raising US$13 billion for its next three-year cycle of funding, which is expected to save 8 million lives and avert 300 million new infections, and will lay the groundwork for potential economic gains of up to US$290 billion in the years ahead