Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon tackles the challenges of breast and cervical cancers with a multi-partner, multi-sector collaboration focused on advancing prevention, screening, and treatment for cervical cancer, and early detection and treatment for breast cancer, with locally adapted solutions in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America.
Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon works with national governments, non-governmental (NGO) and multilateral organizations, the private sector, and key in-country leadership. Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon partners deliver services on the ground in each of our countries of engagement, with the coordination and technical assistance of a small headquarters staff.
We are proud to harness the power of partnerships in ever-evolving ways to reduce the burden of women’s cancers. New partners from a wide variety of fields and sectors are joining our efforts. We’re exploring how to maximize the contributions of each existing and potential new partner for the benefit of girls and women in our countries of focus and beyond.
The George W. Bush Institute
Housed within the George W. Bush Presidential Center, the George W. Bush Institute is an action-oriented, nonpartisan policy organization with the mission of cultivating leaders, advancing policy, and taking action to solve today’s most pressing challenges. The work is achieved through three Impact Centers – Domestic Excellence, Global Leadership, and our Engagement Agenda – by which the Bush Institute engages the greater community with its important work. Visit bushcenter.org.
The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
PEPFAR is the U.S. government’s global initiative to control the HIV/AIDS pandemic. PEPFAR is coordinated by the Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy and implemented by seven U.S. government entities: the Department of State, Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Agency for International Development, Department of Defense, Peace Corps, Department of Labor, and Department of Commerce. PEPFAR is the largest commitment by any nation toward a single disease. Since 2003, the U.S. government has committed more than $70 billion to bilateral HIV/AIDS programs; the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria; and bilateral tuberculosis programs. To achieve an AIDS-free generation, PEPFAR works closely with a variety of stakeholders, including partner countries, multilateral organizations, civil society, people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS, the faith community, and the public and private sectors. Visit pepfar.gov.
Susan G. Komen®
Susan G. Komen is the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. Since its founding in 1982, Komen has funded more than $889 million in research and provided $1.95 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 30 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan G. Komen, that she would end the disease that claimed Suzy’s life. Visit komen.org or call 1-877 GO KOMEN.
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) leads and inspires the world to achieve its shared vision of zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths. UNAIDS unites the efforts of 11 United Nations organizations—UNHCR, UNICEF, WFP, UNDP, UNFPA, UNODC, UN Women, ILO, UNESCO, WHO and the World Bank—and works closely with global and national partners towards ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals. Visit unaids.org.