Author: Women4GF

URGENT REQUEST FROM ICW: PLEASE SUPPORT DAUGHTIE OGUTU

Women4GlobalFund supports this request by the International Community of women living with HIV (ICW). Please help out by clicking HERE. Please mark your donations ‘Daughties treatment’ to enable ICW to consolidate the funds correctly. Together we can make a difference. _____________ The International Community of women living with HIV urgently appeals for your support towards medical aid for one of our sisters in the movement Daughtie Ogutu. Daughtie, the Director of the African Sex Worker Alliance has been living with HIV for the last 15 years, she has been sick undergoing treatment for CMV since Feb 2017 and TB since May 2017 for which she had been hospitalized for 2 months. As part of her treatment Daughtie has had to change her ARV medication and is on a regiment consisting of Abacavir, Dolutegravir and Lamivudine known as Triumeq. She has to buy this treatment as it is currently not offered to her for free. Recently she was diagnosed with CMV Retinitis and just discovered she is losing her eye sight as a result of it. She has completely lost use of her left eye and needs urgent treatment to save her right eye.This whole treatment proposed by doctors and eye specialists from PCEA Kikuyu EYE Hospital will cost USD 5,500 consisting of four (4) eye injections into the Retina and prescription medication for a duration of 3 months including travel costs...

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REMINDER: JULY W4GF WEBINAR: FEEDBACK FROM TECHNICAL PARTNERS ON FUNDING REQUESTS: TUESDAY JULY 4 2017 (15:30 – 16:30 CAT)

Join W4GF advocates for our monthly webinar on Tuesday July 4th 2017 from 15:30 – 16:30 (CAT) to engage with the Global Fund Secretariat, EANNASO and W4GF advocates involved at the national level to develop funding requests submitted to the Global Fund. This webinar will focus onW4GF advocates and partners from countries submitting in Window 3 and 4 to dialogue with technical partners on lessons learnt from funding requests submitted in Windows 1 and 2 in relation to the Global Fund’s Strategic Framework 2017 – 2022 with specific attention to the women and girls, gender equality and human rights. The webinar will cover the following: Lessons from the Technical Review Panel Advice from technical partners for those submitting in windows 3 and 4 : Also see the recent W4GF new brief  W4GF ADVOCATES SHARE KEY LESSONS AND REFLECTIONS FROM WINDOWS 1 AND 2 Feedback from the Global Fund Secretariat Questions and Discussion RSVP before Monday July 3 to sophie@women4gf.org and note the following important details: An application must be installed on your computer, tablet or smart phone BEFORE the call. Do note that it is available at www.gotomeeting.com. You will need at least 15 minutes to install the application. We will not be able to dial participants into the webinar. AFTER installing the application, please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone by going to https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/272994837 on your browser....

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W4GF Advocates Share Key Lessons and Reflections from Windows 1 and 2

W4GF advocates, in all our diversity, have engaged at the national level and meaningfully participated in developing funding requests submitted to the Global Fund in Window 1: 20 March 2017 and Window 2: 23 May 2017. In these two windows, a total of 144 funding requests were submitted, globally. W4GF advocates are currently engaged in country dialogues and funding request development for Window 3 (28 August 2017). To view the brief click here This brief identifies key areas to consider for advocates who will engage in Windows 3 (28 August 2017) onward to promote human rights, gender equality and support adolescent...

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REPOSTING: Communities Delegation Targeted Call for 2017 – 2019

Deadline for applying is Wednesday 12th July 2017 at 23:59 CET. The Communities Delegation is soliciting nominations for Community Delegation Members for the Global Fund Board Delegation of Communities Living with HIV, and affected by TB and Malaria (Term: August 2017 – August 2019) only for the following communities/populations and/or geographic regions: Women, Key populations, Young people living with HIV and/or communities affected by TB and malaria Communities living with HIV and/or communities affected by TB and malaria from: The Middle East and North Africa; Francophone Africa; Asia and Pacific; and Latin America and Caribbean. For more information please visit the Communities Delegation website at here or email info@globalfundcommunitiesdelegation.org...

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REMINDER: JUNE W4GF WEBINAR: CONNECTING WOMEN ENGAGED IN FUNDING REQUESTS: TUESDAY JUNE 6 2017 (15:30 – 16:30 CAT)

Join W4GF advocates for our monthly webinar on Tuesday June 6 2017 from 15:30 – 16:30 (CAT) to engage with the Global Fund Secretariat, EANNASO and W4GF advocates involved at the national level to develop funding requests submitted to the Global Fund. The webinar will enable W4GF advocates and partners to continue to dialogue with the Global Fund Secretariat on progress/challenges in countries around the funding requests in relation to the Global Fund’s Strategic Framework 2017 – 2022 with specific attention to the women and girls, gender equality and human rights. The webinar will cover the following: Updates from the Global Fund on lessons learnt thus far from funding requests received Feedback from W4GF advocates working at the national level: Received comments from the Technical Review Panel (TRP) Review the W4GF advocacy brief based on lesson learnt engaging in funding request development processes Discussion and next steps RSVP before Monday June 5 to sophie@women4gf.org and note the following important details: An application must be installed on your computer, tablet or smart phone BEFORE the call. Do note that it is available at www.gotomeeting.com. You will need at least 15 minutes to install the application. We will not be able to dial participants into the webinar. AFTER installing the application, please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone by going to https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/113106397 on your browser. Use your microphone and speakers (VOIP)...

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