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John Barnes

Opinion John Barnes and Kali Lindsey 9 April 2021

A call for coordination: philanthropy’s response to Covid-19, HIV, and systemic inequalities

The challenges presented by Covid-19 are not new to people living with, or at risk of HIV. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) and Black, Indigenous and people of Colour (BIPOC) communities in the …

Letter John Barnes 2 March 2021

How to fund health advocacy

As noted by Angela Nguku in your issue on global health philanthropy (Alliance, December 2020), advocacy by civil society has been a critical part of the progress in health over the past 20 years. Civil …

Analysis John Barnes 29 November 2018

Cause for concern: A World AIDS Day account of philanthropic funding

In our report, published in the lead up to World AIDS Day 2018, Funders Concerned About AIDS (FCAA) finds that HIV/AIDS-related giving among private philanthropic organisations decreased by five per cent ($37 million) from 2016 …