Philippines’ HIV funding request to the Global Fund contains a good mix of prevention and treatment: TRP
The Philippines’ HIV funding request was strategically focused with appropriately targeted investments towards HIV prevention programs for key populations, and access to testing and treatment services. This was the conclusion of the Technical Review Panel (TRP) and the Grant Approvals Committee (GAC) when they reviewed the request.
A private donor has provided $6 million to fund a gender-based violence intervention in South Africa. The intervention had been registered as unfunded quality demand (UQD).
In December 2016, the Global Fund signed an agreement with the donor, who wishes to remain anonymous.
All of the attention lately has been on the allocations for 2017-2019, but funding related to the 2014-2016 allocations continues to be awarded at a steady pace. In December 2016, in a flurry of activity, the Global Fund Board approved funding in five different categories.