Author Archives: Lesley Odendal

The Global Fund Office of the Inspector General’s Advisory on Removing Human Rights-barriers: a call for action to all

Stigma, discrimination and punitive laws and practices have long hindered national responses to HIV, TB and malaria. Recognizing that maximum impact in the fight against the three diseases cannot be achieved without taking the human rights of beneficiaries into account, the Global Fund has elevated its commitment to removing human...

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Global Fund Allocation Methodology for 2020 – 2022

The decisions and documents from the  Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, held on 15 and 16 May 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland, are now publicly available here. The decisions taken at the 41st Board Meeting on Allocation Methodology and Catalytic Investments for 2020 – 2022 are the two most important factors to the Fund achieving...

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Office of the Inspector General advisory review on grant implementation in Western and Central Africa: Overcoming barriers and enhancing performance in a challenging region

31 May 2019 Western and Central Africa (WCA) is critically important for the Global Fund. Since 2002, the organization has invested US$6.9bn in the region, with US$1.1 billion invested in Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health since 2014, and US$10m provided annually in technical assistance. WCA is a challenging operating...

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