challenging operating environment

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First OIG audit of Liberia’s Global Fund grants highlights that financial management arrangements need ‘significant improvement’

4 Nov 2019
Linkages to HIV and TB services, supply chain structures ‘partially effective’
 
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Global Fund pressures Democratic Republic of Congo, facing an Ebola epidemic, to fulfill its co-financing commitment

24 Sep 2019
Penalty for non-compliance “for no justifiable reasons” can reduce the grants by up to 15%

The Global Fund has requested the Democratic Republic of Congo to prove that the country has fulfilled its co-financing commitment, or in other words, that the State had spent about $44.6 million on health during the year 2018 as part of a commitment to spend about 98.9 million during this grant cycle, as agreed during grant signing; otherwise the DRC risks losing up to $80 million, representing 15% of the value of the grants.

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Despite additional safeguard measures, performance of Chad’s Global Fund HIV and TB grants are not improving, OIG says

28 Jan 2019
Gaps in implementation arrangements have affected quality of services provided to patients

In a report on its audit of Global Fund grants in the Republic of Chad, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) said that additional safeguard measures have helped “to reduce, but not sufficiently mitigate, significant financial and programmatic risks,” raising questions about the effectiveness of the technical assistance provided by the Gl

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Iraq poised to join Global Fund’s Middle East Response initiative

2 Apr 2018
ISIS emergency disrupted transition funding for Iraq’s TB program

 

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Global Fund Board approves an HIV grant for Guinea with the Ministry of Public Health as a new PR

7 Mar 2018
Grants to Guinea encounter many difficulties

Global Fund grants in Guinea are facing numerous challenges.

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