concept notes

9.

Regional concept notes: Update on TRP approvals, rejections, and iterations

21 Jun 2016
We correct an error in an article on this topic in GFO 289

The last issue of GFO included an article on the 15 regional applications that were submitted in the second wave. The main focus of the article was on the application and review processes.

7.

Funding of $164 million approved for 13 grants in 11 countries

7 Jun 2016
The largest award went to a Niger malaria grant
Sierra Leone received $11 million in incentive funding for its HSS grant

In May 2016, the Global Fund Board approved $164 million in funding for 13 grants emanating from concept notes submitted by 11 countries. Of the $164 million, $114 million represented new money; the balance was existing funding that had been approved prior to the new funding model but was nevertheless included in the NFM allocations to countries.

3.

Update on the second wave of regional concept notes

7 Jun 2016
Applicants note improvements in the process, but observe that some challenges remain

Applicant experiences in the second wave of regional concept notes (RCNs) improved over last year, but challenges remain for the process.

6.

Additional information on March funding approvals

19 Apr 2016

On 5 April 2016, GFO reported that $630 million in funding had been approved by the Board. In this article, we provide additional details on the funding awards to some of the countries.

7.

New TB/HIV funding for South Africa to be implemented by eight PRs

19 Apr 2016
Focus is on key populations and high impact interventions

On 5 April 2016, GFO reported that $630 million in funding was approved by the Board in March. Below, we provide details on the award to South Africa. (See separate GFO article on details of the awards to several other countries.)

2.

“You just find things happening in a cloud over your head”

15 Apr 2016
How national stakeholders are engaging with The Global Fund’s regional grants in Botswana

When it comes to The Global Fund’s regional grants in Africa, Botswana is a pretty popular country. Currently, there are five regional programs which include Botswana – two HIV, two TB and one malaria – all from the first wave of regional concept notes (see table).

Table: Regional grants that include Botswana

9.

Board approves another $630 million in country and regional grants

5 Apr 2016
South Africa (TB/HIV) and Tanzania (malaria) receive the highest awards

In March 2016, the Global Fund Board approved $625 million in funding for 21 grants emanating from concept notes submitted by 11 countries. Of the $625 million, $300 million represented new money; the balance was existing funding that had been approved prior to the new funding model but was nevertheless included in the NFM allocations to countries.

5.

Only a small number of country concept notes remain to be processed

22 Mar 2016
Almost 90% of the notes are in grant-making or have already resulted in Board-approved grants

The Secretariat has provided an update on the new funding model to the Strategy, Investment and Impact Committee and the Financial and Operational Performance Committee. The update has not been made public but Aidspan has received permission to report on its contents. The Secretariat also provided Aidspan with additional information for this article.

5.

The Global Fund awards $414 million for 19 grants

30 Jan 2016
Includes $44 million in incentive funding
In January 2016, the Global Fund Board approved $414 million in funding for 18 grants emanating from concept notes submitted by 10 countries. Of the $414 million, $280 million represented new money; the balance was existing funding that had been approved prior to the new funding model but was nevertheless included in the NFM allocations to countries.
6.

Latest wave of funding approvals: $433 million for 20 grants from 12 countries

5 Jan 2016
Another $30 million approved for regional grant

In late December 2015, the Global Fund Board approved $433 million in funding for 20 grants emanating from concept notes submitted by 12 countries. Of the $433 million, $297 million represented new money; the balance was existing funding that had been approved prior to the new funding model but was nevertheless included in the NFM allocations to countries.

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