As for HIV pandemic, truck drivers at high risk of contracting and transmitting COVID-19 in East Africa

3 Jun 2020
Protecting truck drivers from COVID-19 and HIV requires regional cooperation


Supreme audit institutions of Ghana, Kenya, and Rwanda that audit Global Fund grants vary in their external audit performance

18 Mar 2020
Ghanaian and Kenyan SAIs rated higher than the Rwandan SAI on external audit


Global Fund impact on building and strengthening a health system: The example of Rwanda

12 Aug 2019
Rwanda was quick to respond to the opportunity the Global Fund presented to strengthen its health system

The Global Fund has recognized the importance of health systems in the response to the three pandemics since its inception, but building resilient and sustainable systems for health became a strategic pillar in the Global Fund’s 2017-2022 strategy "Investing to End Epidemics".


Global Fund Board approves initiatives worth $18 million from the Unfunded Quality Demand Register

31 Jul 2019
A private sector contribution of $2 million will support RAI grant in Southeast Asia; others through portfolio optimization

On 24 July 2019, the Global Fund Board approved funding in the amount of $18.0 million from the 2017-2019 allocations for several interventions on the Unfunded Quality Demand (UQD) Register. The funds will be added to three existing country grants and one existing multi-country grant. The sources of these funds are portfolio optimization and a private sector contribution. (See Table 1 below.)


Construire et renforcer un système de santé en s’appuyant sur le Fonds mondial : l’exemple du Rwanda

3 Jul 2019
Le Rwanda a très tôt saisi l’opportunité représentée par le Fonds mondial pour renforcer son système de santé


Global Fund’s management and framework for investments in health systems need significant improvement, OIG says

28 May 2019
Risk mitigation measures for health system activities deemed ‘partially effective’

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted the first audit of the Global Fund’s Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health (RSSH) investments aiming “to provide reasonable assurance on the adequacy and effectiveness of Global Fund processes for the management of RSSH activities”.


Des audits des subventions du Fonds mondial au Rwanda et au Bénin signalent des problèmes liés à la disponibilité et à la qualité des données

9 Apr 2019
Pour les subventions du Rwanda, qui reposent sur le modèle de financement fondé sur les résultats, la disponibilité de données fiables et de bonne qualité est particulièrement importante

OIG audits of Global Fund grants to Rwanda and Benin raise issues related to data availability and quality

19 Mar 2019
For grants in Rwanda, which follows a results-based financing model, availability of good and reliable data is especially critical

Le modèle révolutionnaire de financement de la stratégie nationale du Rwanda a amélioré les résultats des subventions du Fonds mondial, affirme un rapport externe

12 Nov 2018
Une évaluation indépendante révèle une amélioration de la flexibilité, de l’appropriation par le pays et de la réalisation des cibles

En 2014, le Fonds mondial et le gouvernement du Rwanda ont conclu un accord en vue de mettre à l’essai un modèle de financement en fonction des résultats pour les trois subventions du Fonds mondial dans le pays (Voir OFM en direct, 11 février 2014), une première pour le Fonds mondial.


Rwanda’s pioneering National Strategy Financing model improved Global Fund grant performance, says external report

6 Nov 2018
Independent evaluation shows improved flexibility, country ownership, and target achievement

In 2014 the Global Fund and Government of Rwanda entered into an agreement to pilot a result-based financing model for the Fund’s three grants in the country (See GFO Live, 11 February 2014), a first for the Fund.