This document presents the findings, conclusions and recommendations of a Mid-Term Review (MTR) of Phase 2 of the New Venture Fund for Global Fund Advocacy (NVF for GFA) grant portfolio. The phase 2 grants address on-going resource mobilisation and advocacy around the Replenishment of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (the Global Fund). The MTR analyses and makes recommendations on the strengths and weaknesses of the strategies, interventions and processes of the grant, namely: the grant making process; network facilitation; and advocacy work. The work of the sub-grantees is showcased throughout the report in various case studies.
Source: International Civil Society Support (ICSS)
Through the NVF for GFA grant, STOPAIDS successfully built parliamentary support and strengthened the technical case for the Global Fund amongst British parliamentarians, DFID, ministers, and UK civil society.
Working in close collaboration with partners including RESULTS UK, The International HIV/ AIDS Alliance, Malaria No More, and ONE, STOPAIDS have engaged key parliamentary advocates in promoting the Global Fund and have built breadth of parliamentary backing that provides a supportive context for ministerial decision-making and can influence approaches to grant policy. STOPAIDS successfully influenced party manifestos and secured commitments related to global health, human rights and research & development. It also supported the re-establishment of the All Party Parliamentary Group on HIV&AIDS and the election of a passionate Chair, and maintained strong engagement with the DFID Global Fund team by communicating civil society priorities for the Global Fund ...