OIG Head of Investigations describes 'changing fraud landscape' in Global Fund grants

30 Jul 2019
Data falsification, salary kickbacks among ‘emerging fraud risk areas’; procurement-related frauds decline

The “I Speak out Now” website, the news and resources website of the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), features frequent updates on matters of risk-related interest to Global Fund implementers, ranging from ‘How to protect against school fee fraud’ to ‘Fighting back against phishing’ and ‘Speaking out about human rights violations’.


Fiscal agents reduce financial risks within Global Fund grants but do not build implementer capacity

30 Jul 2019
Concept is sound but ‘model’ could be improved

Fiscal agents have been part of the Global Fund Financial management system in countries with high or moderate fiduciary risks since 2012. According to the Global Fund Guidelines on Financial Risk Management, fiscal agents reduce financial risks originating from weak financial management of principal or sub-recipients of Global Fund grants.


Global Fund Board approves $590 million for country grants

30 Apr 2019
Largest single award was for a South African TB/HIV grant
Domestic commitments for the programs included in the country grants amounted to $7.5 billion

New implementation arrangements for the Global Fund’s TB grants to Nigeria

28 Jan 2019
Transition to the new arrangements will happen in the first six months of 2019

New implementation arrangements have been put in place for the TB programs funded through Nigeria’s new TB and TB/HIV grants.


OIG releases reports on investigations into Global Fund grants in Papua New Guinea, Nigeria and Eswatini

3 Sep 2018
Reports detail misappropriation of funds in Nigeria, fraudulent diversion of funds in Eswatini, and non-compliant expenditures in Papua New Guinea

Between 10 July and 20 August 2018, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released reports on three different investigations into Global Fund grants in Papua New Guinea, Nigeria, and the Kingdom of Eswatini (formerly known as Swaziland).


Le Fonds mondial déduit 170,6 millions de dollars de la somme allouée au Nigeria pour 2014/2016

28 Mar 2018
Le Nigeria n’a pas respecté ses exigences de financement de contrepartie

Global Fund chops $170.6 million from Nigeria’s 2014–2016 allocation

21 Mar 2018
Nigeria failed to meet its counterpart financing requirements

Paludisme au Nigeria, le Fonds mondial et les géants de l’alcool et programmation transformatrice de genre

16 Mar 2018

Ci-après des informations sur trois sujets dont nous pensons qu’ils intéresseront nos lecteurs :


BIG : l’audit de suivi des subventions du Fonds mondial au Nigeria révèle des améliorations significatives

16 Mar 2018
Des problèmes subsistent toutefois, et certaines mesures d’atténuation ont besoin de plus de temps pour devenir efficaces

Malaria in Nigeria; the Global Fund and "big alcohol"; and Gender-transformative programming

7 Mar 2018

Below, we provide information on three items that we believe will interest our readers: