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Domestic Financing: Global Fund Secretariat

As part of GFAN’s discussions with the Global Fund after the launch of the 6th Replenishment Investment case, the Global Fund Secretariat provided some further details about the domestic resource numbers and analysis in the Investment Case. 

Loyce’s Visit to Canada

The GFAN Speakers Bureau features advocates who have seen the impact of the Global Fund in their lives.  Speakers share the message of the importance of the Global Fund and are active advocates in their own communities for prevention, treatment and/or care for one or more of the three diseases. In April Loyce Maturu visited Canada to speak with advocates, supporters and Members of Parliament.  She shared her message on the Global Fund and actively advocated for an increased pledge for the Global Fund from Canada. She also had an opportunity to testify before the House of Commons Finance Committee…

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Photo exhibition “Burkinabè”

Guest Blog Post:  Osservatorio AiDS – Aids Diritti Salute Pictures are said to “speak more than a thousand words”. In order to document the impact of interventions to fight HIV and AIDS and to promote the right to access to medicines in Burkina Faso,  Osservatorio AiDS (Italian Network on AIDS, Rights and Health) together with its NGO member AIDOS (Association for Women in Development) engaged photographer Francesco Cocco to tell the story of the work done by The Global Fund and other organizations in the country.  In addition to visiting hospitals, Francesco also documented civil society organizations fighting gender-based violence…

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Obsolete: GFANtastic 6th Replenishment: Tools and Resources

The Global Fund has a history of doing extraordinary work: few investments have had the impact that the Global Fund has in saving lives, preventing infections and creating strong and resilient health systems. We are at a critical moment where the minimum will not be enough to prevent us from sliding back. To Get Back on Track we must Step Up the Fight. Our Call to Action / Appel à l’action I am calling on governments around the world to invest more than US$ 14 billion in the next Global Fund Replenishment – it is critical to me that we…

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GFAN World Malaria Day Campaign – April 25

You will find below materials and resources you can use for your own World Malaria Day campaign, including: Talking PointsResourcesSocial Media and ShareablesZero Malaria Starts with Me CampaignMalaria Must Die Campaign Talking Points: The Global Fund saves lives With its partners, the Global Fund has supported and saved millions of lives: 27 million as of 2018. In 2017, in countries where the Global Fund invests:197 million mosquito nets distributed108 million cases of malaria treated6 million pregnant women received preventive therapy12.5 million structures covered by indoor residual spraying213 million tests for malaria conductedThe Global Fund represents 57% of all international financing…

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Video: The Global Reach of TB and the Stereotypes that Impact People

GFAN members Friends of the Global Fund Europe and Osservatorio AiDS, together with AIDOS, and the theatre company Bluestocking, launched, last month, for World TB Day a short video highlighting the most common stereotypes on TB in Italy. The video uses ironic messages to shape the audiences’ understanding of the portrayed clichés and highlight the critical role of the Global Fund in addressing the global reach of TB. Many of the stereotypes portrayed in the video are common in other countries and they wanted to share a version with English subtitles of their video. The video was initially launched in…

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