Global Fund Appoints Peter Sands as Executive Director

GENEVA – The Board of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria today appointed a new Executive Director: Peter Sands, a former chief executive of Standard Chartered Bank who after a distinguished career in banking immersed himself in a range of global public health projects. Sands, who is currently Chairman of the World Bank’s International Working Group on Financing Pandemic...

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Global Fund Names Rutger de Witt Wijnen Interim General Counsel

GENEVA – The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria today announced that with effect from 1 June 2017, Rutger de Witt Wijnen will become Interim General Counsel at the Global Fund. De Witt Wijnen, currently General Counsel at Green Climate Fund, has more than 30 years of experience as an attorney and has held varied private and public legal responsibilities...

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Implementer Group Draws Two-Year Road Map

The Implementer Group consists of the ten constituencies on the Board of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria that implement Global Fund financing. At the ImplementerGroup retreat in September 2016, all ten constituencies agreed on shared priority areas for 2017-­ 2019, which were reviewed at the pre-­Board meeting in November. Based on the Global Fund strategy and on Secretariat...

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Delegation Call for Members 2017-2019

Call for Membership to the Developing Country NGO Delegation to the Board of The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Membership 2017 to 2019 CLOSING DATE for this call for nominations is Friday March 30, 2017 The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria The Global Fund is an international financing institution that fights AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria with...

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Joint Communities and Civil Society Delegations to the Board of the Global Fund Statement on the Outcome of the Global Fund 5th Voluntary Replenishment

The Communities and Civil Society Delegations to the Board of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (Global Fund) applaud world leaders who pledged a total of $12.9 billion on 17th September for the 5th Voluntary Replenishment of the Global Fund. This is $1 billion more than the 4th Voluntary Replenishment held in 2013, and represents the largest amount ever...

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