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COVID-19 derails implementation of agreed management actions, the Global Fund Board hears

15 May 2020
COVID-19 derails implementation of agreed management actions, the Global Fund Board hears Outstanding AMAs have had lower than expected progress

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The Global Fund reaches the ‘embedded’ level of maturity on the OIG maturity scale, the Inspector General reports to Board

15 May 2020
But significant gaps remain in the internal control and risk management processes

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The Global Fund Board seeks new members for the Technical Review Panel

11 Sep 2019

The Global Fund Board has launched a recruitment process for the Technical Review Panel, the independent body of experts that reviews funding applications to the Global Fund, and ensures that their strategic focus is aligned to the Global Fund Strategy 2017-2022.

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The Global Fund Board seeks new members for the Technical Review Panel

9 Aug 2019

The Global Fund Board has launched a recruitment process for the Technical Review Panel, the independent body of experts that reviews funding applications to the Global Fund, and ensures that their strategic focus is aligned to the Global Fund Strategy 2017-2022.

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Inspector General’s annual report to the Global Fund Board describes ‘strategic themes’ – and the inevitability of risk

29 May 2019
Global Fund’s response to that reality must continue to evolve, IG says

The Inspector General, Mouhamadou Diagne, introduced his annual report to the Global Fund Board with, on the one hand, praise for the Fund’s steady expansion of HIV treatment, progress towards malaria control or elimination, and high success rates in the treatment of tuberculosis, and on the other, by highlighting key areas that continue to require attention, namely program quality, finding missing TB cases, transition (and sustainability), an

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Global Fund Secretariat and OIG report steady progress in the implementation of AMAs, but improvement still needed

28 May 2019
For the second year in a row, the Global Fund has reported an all-time low on open and overdue AMAs

The Global Fund has continued to make good progress in the implementation of Agreed Management Actions (AMAs), the jointly reached, time-bound ‘next steps’ that follow a country audit or investigation by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG). For the second year in a row, the Global Fund has reported an all-time low number of open and overdue AMAs, according to a joint progress report by the Global Fund Secretariat and the OIG.

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Global Fund Board and Secretariat use of KPI data is ‘partially effective’, OIG says

16 Apr 2019
Audit report says utilization of KPI data needs improvement
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OIG releases reports on investigations into Global Fund grants in Papua New Guinea, Nigeria and Eswatini

3 Sep 2018
Reports detail misappropriation of funds in Nigeria, fraudulent diversion of funds in Eswatini, and non-compliant expenditures in Papua New Guinea

Between 10 July and 20 August 2018, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released reports on three different investigations into Global Fund grants in Papua New Guinea, Nigeria, and the Kingdom of Eswatini (formerly known as Swaziland).

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More reaction to the Global Fund's partnership with Heineken

20 Feb 2018
Member of the Fund's Board says that Norway cannot support this type of partnership

As more reaction to the Global Fund’s partnership with Heineken flowed in, a member of the Global Fund Board has said publicly that he is opposed to the partnership.

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Paper presents options for future selection process for Global Fund Board chair and vice-chair

28 Nov 2017
Board expected to decide at its next meeting in May 2018 whether changes are required

A paper prepared for the Global Fund Board meeting on 14-15 November in Geneva outlines options regarding a future process to select the Board chair and vice-chair. The current Board leadership was selected in May 2017. Because the terms of the chair and vice-chair are for two years, the next Board leadership renewal is scheduled to happen in May 2019.

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