Country Coordinating Mechanisms (CCMs) that took part in the CCM Evolution pilot have demonstrated an enhanced capacity to oversee grants and engage with other national structures and coordination platforms, according to a Secretariat report to the Board, at the Global Fund Board meeting held on 14-15 November.
Are Country Coordinating Mechanisms a modus operandum, a governance ideal or a tool for countries to progress towards universal health coverage?
When the Global Fund was born...
Behind the Global Fund's particularly utilitarian definition of CCMs ("Country Coordinating Mechanism") lies a very complex reality.
Indeed, the CCM concept is a radical shift from the traditional "donor/beneficiary" relationship. The anthropological concept of a "gift" provides insight into the origins of the unresolved tensions that generally exist between donor and recipient (Henkel and Stirrat, 1997).
Civil society and community groups find it difficult to engage meaningfully in in-country Global Fund processes
The Global Fund Board will decide on the future of the Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) Evolution project at the 42nd Board meeting to be held in mid-November. The decision will rely partly on the Global Fund CCM Hub’s findings from the CCM evolution pilot project, conducted in 18 countries for a year.
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Derrière la définition du Fonds mondial très utilitaire de l’ICN ("Instance de Coordination Nationale") se cache une réalité fort complexe.
L’actualité relative aux ICN sera chargée d’ici la fin de l’année 2019 : Emily Hughes, nouvelle responsable du CCM Hub, répond aux questions d’Aidspan
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Global Fund Country Coordinating Mechanism evolution initiative: Mid-term lessons from Tanzania, Niger, Uganda and Burundi
The Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) evolution initiative aims to strengthen CCMs’ performance in four areas: their internal functioning, oversight of the grants, engagement between the CCM and its constituency members, and linkages with other national governance bodies.
Tanzania National Coordinating Mechanism aspires to become best-practice model for Global Fund's CCM evolution initiative
When the Global Fund Secretariat, through its CCM Evolution project, invited embers of the Tanzania National Coordinating Mechanism (TNCM) to stakeholder consultations in 2017, it captured the attention of TNCM stakeholders.