Countries average performance (HIV, TB, and Malaria) since 2010
The Global Fund achievement in fighting HIV, TB and Malaria
HIV, TB and Malaria prevalence in 2013
The Global fund and the MENA region

Current GFO Articles has created a new HIV/AIDS donation guide that offers tips on donating credit card rewards to a number of HIV organizations directly. As a public service, Aidspan and the GFO are passing this information on, should any of our readers wish to make donations to these organizations...

12 Dec 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, we would like to wish all Global Fund Observer and Aidspan readers and supporters a happy holiday season and a wonderful start to 2019.

This edition of the GFO will be our last for 2018. We will publish our next edition on January 16, 2019, and look forward to...

11 Dec 2018

This is the second of two articles in this issue on the grants recently approved by the Global Fund Board. In this article, we report on the comments of the Grant Approvals Committee (GAC) on four countries in the Latin American and Caribbean region: Belize, El Salvador, Panama and Paraguay....

11 Dec 2018

This year’s World Malaria Report delivered a sobering message to the global health community: confirmation that progress in the fight against malaria has stalled, with global malaria cases at around the same level as last year. While many countries are moving quickly towards elimination, “those...

10 Dec 2018


Global Fund support is essential to saving lives and strengthening health systems, particularly in Eastern and Southern Africa, and therefore understanding how countries plan for, receive and invest this support is critical to ensure that such investments achieve the greatest impacts...

10 Dec 2018

Aidspan is a non-profit organization based in Kenya whose mission is to reinforce the effectiveness of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria by serving as an independent watchdog of the Fund and its grant implementers

A concept in flux: questioning accountability in the context of global health cooperation
11 Dec 2014

Accountability in global health is a commonly invoked though less commonly questioned concept. Critically reflecting on the concept and how it is put into practice, this paper focuses on the who, what, how, and where of accountability, mapping its defining features and considering them with respect to real-world circumstances.