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News for and about the Global Fund partnership

12 Feb 2020

GLOBAL FUND’S NEW TB AND MALARIA GRANT TO NORTH KOREA

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Updates on the Global Fund’s Sixth Replenishment

11 Sep 2019
Related events at United Nations General Assembly; ‘5 days, 5 pledges’; Private Sector steps up; India increases contribution

As we count down the days to the Global Fund’s Sixth Replenishment Conference on 10 October, in Lyon, France, the rate of donors announcing pledges or intentions has increased. In this edition of the GFO and the next, we will publish a short news roundup summarizing the latest developments.

Global Fund and Replenishment-related activity at the UN’s 74th General Assembly

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Global Fund role in attaining Universal Health Coverage will be in focus at UN General Assembly

10 Sep 2019
Ahead of the first High-Level Meeting on UHC at the UNGA, discussions about how multilaterals such as the Global Fund fit within a system of universal coverage become more prominent

With a High-Level Meeting on universal health coverage (UHC) scheduled for 23 September 2019, the day before the United Nations General Assembly begins, the United Nations could intensify the global movement toward a health-systems approach offering comprehensive basic coverage that is funded by domestic governments.

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Other news of interest to the Global Fund partnership

2 Apr 2019
World TB Day, paediatric formulations of HIV drugs, new research on Universal Health Coverage

ACKNOWLEDGING WORLD TB DAY

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OIG audit: Integration of HIV and TB treatment into Viet Nam’s national health insurance scheme presents challenges and risks

17 Sep 2018
OIG applauds significant progress made by Viet Nam in program impact, financial management, internal controls, governance and assurance mechanisms

Treatment for HIV and TB is being integrated into Viet Nam’s national health insurance scheme as part of the government’s commitment to achieving universal health coverage (UHC).

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Global health leaders discuss ‘ending’ AIDS in context of universal health coverage

21 Aug 2018
Special session at AIDS 2018 brings together Dr Tedros, Peter Sands, and country ministers

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India plans to transition away from Global Fund support over the next nine years

7 Mar 2018
Some transition measures have already been adopted