Global Fund Board approves funding for first set of interventions on UQD register for 2017–2019 identified through portfolio optimization

5 Nov 2018
$15 million approved for grants in Burundi and Philippines; more to come

Instabilité politique, ressources en déclin et recrudescence de l’épidémie de paludisme contribuent à un contexte difficile pour les subventions du Fonds mondial au Burundi

14 Feb 2018
L’incidence du paludisme a doublé entre 2014 et 2016

Political instability, decreasing resources and a resurgent malaria epidemic: A challenging environment for Global Fund grants in Burundi

6 Feb 2018
Malaria incidence doubled between 2014 and 2016

Burundi crisis demonstrates need for flexible health systems

10 Jul 2015
No stock-outs reported but extent of defaulting on treatment as yet unknown

Violent clashes between demonstrators and security forces in Burundi sent tens of thousands of people fleeing both inside and beyond the borders of the central African state. These displacements were only one consequence of the crisis in the capital that stretched the capacity of an already-strapped health system: demonstrating a need for flexibility in resourcing in so-called challenging operating environments.


Crise politique au Burundi : quel impact sur le système de santé ?

23 Jun 2015

Depuis fin avril, le Burundi connaît une crise politique qui s’est accompagnée de manifestations violemment réprimées par la police dans la capitale, Bujumbura. L’opposition et la société civile contestent la volonté du président Pierre Nkurunziza de se présenter pour un troisième mandat.


OIG Releases Reports on Three Audits and Four Diagnostic Reviews

15 Aug 2012
No evidence of grant funds being misappropriated
Ineligible and unsupported expenditures of $4 million identified in one audit; country has agreed to pay back at least $3.3 million

In the first week of August, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released seven new reports covering audits conducted in Burundi, Malawi and Ukraine; and diagnostic reviews undertaken in Eritrea, Gambia, Georgia and Peru.


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