Global Fund impact on building and strengthening a health system: The example of Rwanda

12 Aug 2019
Rwanda was quick to respond to the opportunity the Global Fund presented to strengthen its health system

The Global Fund has recognized the importance of health systems in the response to the three pandemics since its inception, but building resilient and sustainable systems for health became a strategic pillar in the Global Fund’s 2017-2022 strategy "Investing to End Epidemics".


OIG audits of Global Fund grants to Rwanda and Benin raise issues related to data availability and quality

19 Mar 2019
For grants in Rwanda, which follows a results-based financing model, availability of good and reliable data is especially critical


Rwanda’s pioneering National Strategy Financing model improved Global Fund grant performance, says external report

6 Nov 2018
Independent evaluation shows improved flexibility, country ownership, and target achievement

In 2014 the Global Fund and Government of Rwanda entered into an agreement to pilot a result-based financing model for the Fund’s three grants in the country (See GFO Live, 11 February 2014), a first for the Fund.