W4GF Global Workshop Improving the TB response from a gender perspective, Paris, France. 27 – 29 October 2013.

October 2013 Workshop

From 27 — 29 October 2013, TB advocates met in Paris to focus on gender equality and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (the Global Fund).

Outcomes Statements

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Meeting Reports

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The UNAIDS Gender Assessment Tool for National HIV Responses
Gender Equality and HIV Programming — a Spectrum
Actions from Joint Civil Society Delegations Consultation on NFM


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Background Documents

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This range of documents provides a varied insight into the Global Fund, the new funding model (NFM) and the Gender Equality Strategy (GES). For those who have limited knowledge of the Global Fund this is a useful video introduction to the Global Fund (just 10 minutes long):
Introduction to The Global Fund

Global Fund Documents

The Global Fund Strategy 2012-2016: Investing for Impact
Gender Equality Strategy
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Strategy
Community Systems Framework
HIV and Human Rights Information Note
TB and Human Rights Information Note
Community Systems Strengthening (CSS) Information Note
TB and Community Systems Strengthening (CSS) interventions
Community Systems Strengthening in the New Funding Model
Harm Reduction for People Who Inject Drugs Information Note
SOGI Information Note: Addressing Sex Work, MSM and Transgender People in the Context of the HIV Epidemic

Explaining the Global Fund

Global Fund 101
Global Fund Related Acronyms

Background to NFM and Guidance

Gender in The Global Fund: Overview of the New Funding Model [New]
Global Fund Strategic Investment Information Note
Civil Society engagement in NFM: CCM Pilot concept paper
UNAIDS Support to Countries in the New Funding Model
ICASO Civil Society Global Fund Application Preparedness Guide

Assessments of NFM

Communities Consultation on the NFM: Final Report
Communities Consultation on the NFM: Action Plan
Communities Consultation on the NFM: Final Statement
NFM Rapid Assessment (by the Open Society Foundation)
The Experience of Zimbabwe with the Global Fund’s New Funding Model

Evaluations of Gender Equality Strategy and SOGI

Formative Evaluation of Gender and SOGI Strategies (PANGAEA)
Global Fund response to PANGAEA evaluation
Global Coalition on Women and AIDS Statement
2011 report: Community-based evaluation of Global Fund’s Gender Equality Strategy from Fundación para el Estudio e Investigación de la Mujer (FEIM) and International AIDS Women Caucus (IAWC)

ASAP Background Paper on Gender and the Global Fund

Informal Paper of the Gender Equality Strategy Implementation Review

Gender and TB – Key Documents

Voices from the Field: Need to make TB programmes more gender sensitive, Citizens News Service and Women4GF
Personal stories of women and transgender with TB/MDR—TB/TB—HIV, Citizens News Service
Tackling TB and HIV in Women: An Urgent Need — Global Coalition on Women and AIDS

Gender and HIV — Key Document

Mainstreaming Gender into National HIV Strategies and Plans

A Useful Resource

Global Fund Observer is a newsletter that explains and explores the world of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. It is published by Aidspan about twice a month.

Outcomes of the July Global Retreat

Outcomes Statement
Meeting Report
Full Evaluation

Meeting documents

Pre workshop questionnaire

Pre workshop questionnaire


Secondary Agenda

Logistics note

Logistics — accommodations, getting there

Private Documents

Private documents

Meeting Evaluation

Meeting evaluation

Side Events

Learn more about ACTION and the Stop TB Partnership’s Advocacy Corner schedule

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