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Issue 418 22 Sep 2022

Contents

1. NEWS

Global Fund records a record number of pledges for its Seventh Replenishment

2. ANALYSIS

The Global Fund Replenishment results: a call for more efficiency in health expenditures in Africa

Issue 417 31 Aug 2022

Contents

1. EDITOR'S NOTE

On leadership…

2. OPINION

It’s tough at the top

3. ANALYSIS

A key Global Fund manual that poses as many questions as it provides answers

4. FROM THE FIELD

Ghana’s success in the Global Fund’s Differentiated Service Delivery Strategic Initiative

5. ANALYSIS

Weaknesses in oversight mechanisms persist in Liberia’s Global Fund Grants

6. NEWS

The Technical Review Panel notes some improvements in Global Fund funding requests

7. NEWS

New research on COVID-19’s impact on young people and HIV in Uganda

8. FROM THE FIELD

Thriving in the face of adversity

9. NEWS and ANALYSIS

Audit of Global Fund Fraud Risk Management

10. NEWS

Japan shows its strong support for and commitment to the Global Fund mandate

Issue 416 5 Aug 2022

Contents

1. EDITORIAL

"No more AIDS Conferences in racist countries"

2. OPINION

The 2022 International AIDS Society Conference in Montreal: a personal overview

3. FROM THE FIELD

We are not building on lessons learned in the HIV response to combat the COVID-19 pandemic

4. NEWS

Progress in addressing HIV is “In Danger”

5. NEWS

Successful HIV programs need a rights-based approach to complement biomedical interventions

6. NEWS

Special action is needed to tackle “outrageous” discrepancy between adult and child HIV

7. FROM THE FIELD

Will monkeypox put the Global Fund Strategy’s “pandemic preparedness and response” to the test sooner rather than later?

8. OPINION

The Canadian Government must bear the lion’s share of the responsibility

Issue 415 27 Jul 2022

Contents

1. EDITOR'S NOTE

The Global Fund’s guiding principle of openness, transparency and accountability needs to be dusted off and rebooted

2. COMMENTARY

Shifting the power to the people

3. NEWS AND COMMENTARY

Transparency is a founding principle of the Global Fund: so where is it?

4. NEWS

Measuring the performance of the new Global Fund Strategy

5. NEWS

More questions than answers: stakeholders are anxious to clarify plans to implement the new Global Fund Strategy

6. NEWS AND COMMENTARY

Racism in the aid sector

7. ANALYSIS

The voices of those who lost out on visas and the response from the conference organizers IAS

8. NEWS

AIDS in the time of COVID-19

Issue 414 29 Jun 2022

Contents

1. EDITOR'S NOTE

Global Fund Observer Editorial

2. COMMENTARY

Time to take stock of the Global Fund’s Challenging Operating Environment Policy

3. NEWS

First look at the topics on the upcoming Global Fund Committees’ agendas

4. NEWS AND COMMENTARY

Parameters for the qualitative adjustments for 2023-2025 allocations

5. NEWS and ANALYSIS

Audit of the COVID-19 Response Mechanism 2021

6. NEWS

The Global Fund is using many ways to rally donors ahead of the Seventh Replenishment conference

7. FROM THE FIELD

A Global Fund regional program amid the war in Eastern Europe

8. OPINION

Key populations, communities and civil society face obstacles in attending international meetings

9. OPINION

The Financial Intermediary Fund: a new model that duplicates the Global Fund

Issue 413 8 Jun 2022

Contents

1. EDITOR'S NOTE

Global Fund Observer Editorial: Calling time on the Abuja Declaration

2. ANALYSIS

Who should pay for healthier and longer lives in Africa?

3. ANALYSIS AND COMMENTARY

Today’s health financing targets are redundant

4. FROM THE FIELD

The Global Fund’s Differentiated HIV Service Delivery Strategic Initiative shows encouraging results

5. NEWS AND COMMENTARY

The same problems remain unresolved: Audit of Global Fund Grants in Kenya

6. NEWS AND COMMENTARY

Audit of Global Fund Grants in South Africa highlights systemic issues needing attention

7. NEWS

Global Fund launches its 2022-2025 Technical Review Panel recruitment

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