Engage with the Global Fund Secretariat and W4GF advocates on the focus on adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) at the Global Fund: AGYW investments, organisational plan and indicators.

When: Tuesday March 20 2018 from 15:00 – 16:30 (CAT)  

Description: This session will provide an update on the Global Fund’s investments to reduce new infections amongst AGYW in 13 countries. Included in the update will be the strategic priorities for how the Global Fund is ensuring quality in the implementation, and supporting countries towards comprehensive, multi-sectoral approaches. The team will discuss the HER Voice initiative which launched in October to support the meaningful engagement of AGYW in Global Fund related processes in the 13 countries.
Speakers: Global Fund Secretariat

  • Lize Aloo, Specialist, Data Use for Action, Gender, Monitoring Evaluation & Country Analysis Team
  • Rukia Mannikko, Technical Advisor, Gender, Community Rights and Gender Department
  • Uliane Appolinario, Program Officer, Strategic Initiative, Community Rights and Gender Department

Key dates/decision making coming up: The Strategy Committee will review a paper from the Thematic Evaluation and Review Group (TERG) assessment of AGYW programs. This will be shared when it is available.

Important Background Reading for this webinar:

RSVP before Friday March 16th to sophie@women4gf.org and note the following important details:

  • Follow this link https://zoom.us/j/165753645
  • Click on Join Meeting
  • You will receive a pop-up asking: ‘Do you want to run this application?’ Click ‘RUN‘ and this will take you to the join the meeting screen.
  • You can test your mic and speakers to see if they are working for the meeting – Click ‘Test Mic and Speaker‘ and close the window when you are finished.
  • To Join the Meeting – Click ‘Join Conference via mic and speaker’

Timing
The webinars will take place across the following time zones. Double check time zones here for Harare 15:00 – 16:30 (CAT) here if your country is not on the list below:

  • Bolivia/New York: 9:00 – 10:30hrs
  • UK: 13:00 – 14:30hrs
  • Cameroon: 14:00 – 15:30 hrs
  • Zimbabwe/Botswana/Lesotho/South Africa/Malawi/Mozambique/ Namibia/Swaziland/Zambia: 15:00 – 16:30hrs
  • The Netherlands/Switzerland/Nigeria: 14:00 – 15:30hrs
  • Kenya/Uganda/Tanzania: 16:00 – 17:30hrs
  • India: 18:30 – 20:00hrs
  • Bangkok: 20:00 – 21:30hrs