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Une évaluation décrit l’Initiative 5% de la France pour les récipiendaires de subventions du Fonds mondial comme « originale » et « pertinente »

16 Mar 2018
Les évaluateurs ont recommandé des améliorations dans les opérations et le suivi stratégique de l’initiative

L’Initiative 5% « est pertinente dans le contexte spécifique de difficultés liées à la mise en œuvre de subventions du Fonds mondial dans la région francophone… » ; l’initiative est « un mécanisme original combinant une approche bilatérale dans un contexte multilatéral ».

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Evaluation describes France's 5% Initiative for Global Fund grant recipients as "creative" and "relevant"

6 Mar 2018
Evaluators recommend improvements in the operations and oversight of the initiative

The 5% Initiative “is relevant in the context of specific difficulties linked to the implementation of Global Fund grants in the French-speaking region….” The initiative is “a creative mechanism combining a bilateral approach within a multilateral framework.”

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La France promet 1,08 milliard € pour 2017-2019, correspondant à sa promesse de don pour la précédente période de reconstitution

28 Jul 2016
Les Amis du Fonds mondial Europe expriment leur déception que la promesse n'ait pas été augmentée
Dans le même temps, l'Italie augmente sa contribution de 30%

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France pledges € 1.08 billion for 2017-2019, matching its pledge for the previous replenishment period

4 Jul 2016
Friends of The Global Fund Europe expresses disappointment that the pledge was not increased
Meanwhile, Italy raises its pledge by 30%

On 26 June, France announced that it is pledging € 1.08 billion for The Global Fund’s Fifth Replenishment, covering the period 2017-2019. The amount is equivalent to what France pledged for the Fourth Replenishment (2014-2016).

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Civil society calls on the Global Fund to aim higher for the 2017-2019 replenishment

19 Oct 2015
Call is endorsed by 270 CSOs
Australia and Denmark announce plans to scale back on development aid, but France says it will increase its aid budget

The Global Fund Advocates Network – following on from its successful Twitter conversation that called for increased donor and domestic funding to reach the SDGs (see GFO article here) – has sent an open letter to the Global Fund Board and executive director urging the Fund to aim higher than the $15 billion 2014-2016 replenishment

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France Pledges $1.4 Billion for Global Fund’s Fourth Replenishment

17 Jul 2013

France has announced that it will contribute € 1.08 billion ($1.4 billion) to the Global Fund for the Fourth Replenishment period (2014–2016). That works out to about $467 million a year. This approximately the same as the amount France pledged for the Third Replenishment (2011–2013).

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Foreign Minister Says France’s Contribution to the Global Fund Will Not Be Reduced

13 May 2013

The Foreign Minister of France, Laurent Fabius, has told civil society representatives that France will not reduce its future contributions to the Global Fund. Mr Fabius met with representatives of AIDES, Coalition Plus, Sidaction and Act-Up Paris on 30 April.

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France Undertakes an Evaluation of Its “Contribution” to the Global Fund

2 May 2013
Evaluation will help guide France concerning how it manages its contribution
Challenges of the new funding model will also be studied

The Foreign Ministry of France is undertaking an evaluation of the French “contribution” to the Global Fund. France wants to assess the extent to which Global Fund grants promote France’s development objectives and priorities. The evaluation will also assess the challenges faced by the Global Fund in introducing its new funding model.

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Next Chair and Vice-Chair of the Global Fund Board Appointed

22 Mar 2013
For the first time, both positions will be filled by women
Appointments take effect at the end of the June Board meeting

The Global Fund Board has appointed Dr Nafsiah Mboi, Minister of Health in Indonesia, as the next Chair of the Board. It has also appointed Mireille Guigaz as the next Vice-Chair. Ms Guigaz currently represents France on the Board. Dr Mboi does not currently sit on the Board. Both appointments are effective at the end of the 29th Board meeting in June 2013; the two terms will run until the end of the first Board meeting in 2015.

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French Ambassador Lays Out Her Roadmap for the Global Fund

3 Aug 2012

Editor's Note: In the session on "The Global Fund: The Next 5 Years" at the International AIDS Conference in Washington, D.C. on 26 July, Mireille Guigaz, Ambassador of France for the Fight Against HIV and Communicable Diseases, and representative of France on the Global Fund Board, described what she saw as the opportunities, challenges and risks for the Fund.

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