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Issue 327 13 Dec 2017

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1. NEWS

Ambitious national targets for getting people on treatment often not reflected in grant performance frameworks, GAC says

2. NEWS

Board approves third batch of Global Fund grants valued at $2.83 billion

3. NEWS

Update on Global Fund resource mobilization: lessons learned from Fifth Replenishment, early outlook for Sixth

4. NEWS

While Global Fund grants to Burkina Faso are generally well structured, improvements in PR capacities are required, OIG says

5. NEWS

Update on funding requests, grant approvals and other funding modalities

6. NEWS

Tool developed by Global Fund and APMG Health used in transitioning countries to assess sustainability of services for key populations

7. NEWS

“Business as usual” approach to achieving Universal Health Coverage must change, CSOs state

8. NEWS

In brief

Issue 326 29 Nov 2017

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1. NEWS

Global Fund Board approves a second batch of grants for 2017-2019

2. NEWS

DRC may not meet its Global Fund co-financing requirements, GAC says

3. NEWS

Six Regional Platforms for Communication and Coordination begin work as part of the Global Fund’s CRG Strategic Initiative

4. NEWS

TRP report on Windows 1 and 2 stresses importance of reaching key populations in funding requests to the Global Fund

5. NEWS

Extracts from report of the Global Fund’s TRP on Windows 1 and 2 funding requests

6. NEWS

Work continues on many fronts to implement the Global Fund’s Strategy on building resilient and sustainable systems for health

7. NEWS

Steady progress on human rights and gender activities in the Global Fund’s Strategy, but there have been delays

8. NEWS

Sands will bring a stronger focus on economic aspects of the diseases, editor of The Lancet says

9. NEWS

OIG reports good progress in implementing Global Fund grants to Ethiopia, but several problems remain

10. NEWS

Audit of Global Fund grants to Mali reveals significant progress in financial management and quality of services

11. NEWS

Consultation held on TOR for Global Fund multi-country HIV grants in the EECA

12. NEWS

Paper presents options for future selection process for Global Fund Board chair and vice-chair

Issue 325 16 Nov 2017

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1. NEWS

Main decisions made at Global Fund Board meeting

2. NEWS

Global Fund Board’s Implementer Group calls on donor countries to provide aid to the people of Venezuela

3. NEWS

Global Fund’s Strategy Committee favors retaining GNI per capita as a measure of country income

4. NEWS

Non-voting seat for new public donors created on Global Fund Board

5. NEWS

Global Fund makes significant progress on Strategy implementation during a busy year of grant-making

6. NEWS

Board approves 2018 Global Fund OPEX budget of $312 million

7. NEWS

TRP provides comments on requests submitted to the Global Fund in the first two windows of 2017-2019

8. NEWS

Report of the Global Fund’s Interim E.D. touches on AMAs, supply chain management and other topics

9. NEWS

Global Fund Secretariat briefs the Board on outcomes of regional consultations on CCMs

10. NEWS

Board approves final targets for the 2017-2022 KPI Framework

11. NEWS

Global Fund shows significant progress in reducing financial risks, but challenges remain in implementing some key interventions, OIG says

12. NEWS

TERG report to Global Fund Board highlights the TERG’s Strategic Review 2017 and prospective country evaluations

Issue 324 14 Nov 2017

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1. NEWS

Global Fund Board selects Peter Sands to be the next executive director

Issue 323 8 Nov 2017

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1. NEWS

Global Fund’s wambo.org platform has not achieved projected savings, nor improved lead times for orders, OIG says

2. NEWS

New fund to be launched to support meaningful engagement of adolescent girls and young women in Global Fund and national processes

3. NEWS

The Global Fund Board is expected to name the new E.D. on 14 November

4. FEATURE

The Global Fund is supporting stakeholders in Montenegro to develop a social contracting mechanism

5. NEWS

Improvements in controls needed to ensure monitoring of Global Fund grants is effective, OIG says

6. COMMENTARY

The Global Fund and PEPFAR: Complementary approaches, successful collaboration

7. FEATURE

Gearing up for transition from Global Fund support: a primer

8. NEWS

Consultation on Global Fund CCMs in Addis Ababa features lively discussions

9. NEWS

Abidjan consultation focuses on challenges facing Global Fund CCMs

10. COMMENTARY

Blended finance: A fresh breath of innovation for the Global Fund

11. NEWS

Cuba transition funding request to the Global Fund lauded as example for the region

12. NEWS

Bangladesh’s “ambitious, but realistic” TB funding request to the Global Fund receives positive reviews

13. NEWS

TRP praises Uganda’s TB/HIV funding request to the Global Fund, but sends two matching funds requests back for iteration

14. NEWS

Philippines’ HIV funding request to the Global Fund contains a good mix of prevention and treatment: TRP

Issue 322 25 Oct 2017

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1. NEWS

Global Fund releases the names of four finalists for the position of executive director

2. NEWS

Catastrophe in Venezuela imperils the achievement of the Global Fund Strategy (2017-2022), says new report

3. COMMENTARY

Is the Global Fund systematically neglecting Latin America and the Caribbean?

4. NEWS

In Tanzania, 13 people attending a meeting are arrested for allegedly promoting homosexuality; operations of a Global Fund SR are suspended

5. ANALYSIS

Comparisons between Global Fund allocations for 2014-2016 and 2017-2019 are misleading

6. NEWS

Global Fund Board approves grants totaling more than $2 billion

7. NEWS

Zimbabwe’s new Global Fund grants for TB/HIV are clearly aligned to the country’s epi profile and its national strategic plans, TRP says

8. NEWS

Malawi’s TB/HIV grants approved by the Global Fund do not differ much from the funding request

9. NEWS

Global Fund expresses concern over Benin’s plan to shift funds away from HIV and malaria towards an RSSH funding request

10. NEWS

Global Fund provides update on incentive funding awarded to Nigeria and India

11. NEWS

The Global Fund forms partnership to find missing cases of TB

All Back Issues

December, 2017
GFO Issue 327 13 Dec 2017
OFM Edition 57 7 Dec 2017
November, 2017
GFO Issue 326 29 Nov 2017
OFM Edition 56 23 Nov 2017
OFM Edition 55 16 Nov 2017
GFO Issue 325 16 Nov 2017
OFM Edition Spéciale 14 Nov 2017
SPECIAL GFO EDITION 14 Nov 2017
GFO Issue 323 8 Nov 2017
OFM Edition 53 6 Nov 2017
October, 2017
GFO Issue 322 25 Oct 2017
OFM Edition 52 12 Oct 2017
GFO Issue 321 4 Oct 2017
September, 2017
OFM Edition 51 27 Sep 2017
GFO Issue 320 20 Sep 2017
OFM Edition 50 14 Sep 2017
GFO Issue 319 6 Sep 2017
OFM Edition 49 1 Sep 2017
August, 2017
GFO Issue 318 24 Aug 2017
OFM Edition 48 17 Aug 2017

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