CSOs call on the U.N. to appoint Independent Expert on human rights violations related to SOGI

19 Jul 2016

Over 600 NGOs from 151 countries have signed a Joint Civil Society Statement calling on the Human Rights Council of the United Nations to appoint an Independent Expert to address human rights violations based on sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI).

The statement says that:

Consultant(s) sought to review GES and SOGI strategies

8 Dec 2015

The Community, Rights and Gender Department at the Global Fund is looking for a consultant, or a team of consultants, to review the implementation of the Gender Equality Strategy (GES) and the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identities Strategy (SOGI). The aim of this consultancy is to assess progress made to date and to identify key challenges and opportunities.


Global Fund Launches Its SOGI Strategy

20 Sep 2010

The Global Fund plans to monitor and publicise cases where funding proposals have been, or might be, rejected due to policy environments where human rights violations are impeding the implementation or impact of interventions against AIDS, TB and malaria. This is one of the highlights of the Global Fund's policy and implementation plan on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SO


Global Fund Protests Malawi Prison Sentence for Two Gay Men

21 May 2010

The Global Fund today (21 May 2010) issued an unusual press release protesting the conviction and sentencing of two men in Malawi based on their sexual orientation.


Changes to the TRP Review Criteria

4 May 2010

As mentioned in Article 2, the Global Fund has modified the criteria that are used by the Technical Review Panel (TRP) to review proposals. The changes come into effect immediately, and thus will impact the review of Round 10 proposals.