News & Updates


Reposting: The Global Fund Advocates Network (GFAN) is seeking members for its new International Steering Committee. The GFAN International Steering Committee (GFAN ISC) will be composed of at least 10 members who represent the diversity of the GFAN network and will support GFAN to fulfill its mission and strategies as volunteer experts providing advice and […]

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Global Fund Board approves its Strategy Framework 2023-2028

On Thursday 22 July 2021 at a Global Fund Extraordinary Board Meeting (EBM) the Strategy Framework 2023-2028 was approved. This includes a standalone objective on maximising health equity, gender equality and human rights. Click here to see more in full. Prior to the Board meeting W4GF submitted a statement to welcome the mutually reinforcing objectives that includes people and communities at […]

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W4GF Statement to the Global Fund Extraordinary Board Meeting on the Strategic Framework for 2023-2028

On Thursday 22 July the Global Fund Board will meet for an Extraordinary Board Meeting to approve the Strategic Framework for 2023-2028. Women4GlobalFund (W4GF) urged the Global Fund Board to keep gender equality and the priorities of women and girls in all our diversity at the centre of the next Strategy, as they approve this.  W4GF […]

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Support Maurine Murenga

Maurine means a great deal to many of us and has played many different roles in our lives and networks – including as the Co-chair of the W4GF Steering Group. We hope you can offer your support. Please find a message below shared by Maurine’s friends and colleagues Please click here to donate now. Every […]

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Information Note on COVID-19 Testing

“As vaccines are rolled out globally, testing remains a critical way to manage and monitor COVID-19 outbreaks. Without testing, we cannot track or contain the spread of the virus, address urgent clinical needs, refer patients for treatment, test the efficacy of vaccination, and detect the emergence of new variants.“ “A combination of different types of […]

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Reposting: Developing Country NGO constituency at the 45th Board Meeting: ensuring communities and civil society are at the centre of the Global Fund

Strategy Development goals and objectives for the Global Fund’s next Strategy were at the core of the 45th Global Fund Board Meeting, held virtually on 11 and 12 May 2021. The Developing Country NGO constituency (DCNGO) urged that the strategy recognize that communities and civil society are a fundamental and key stakeholder in all the […]

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Women’s and Maternal Health in a Pandemic: 19 May

Join this web event on Wednesday, May 19, 1:00pm ET (7pm CAT) hosted by Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria on “Women’s and Maternal Health During a Pandemic.”  The session will look at: How COVID-19 has impacted maternal and women’s health around the world – as part of a “shadow pandemic” with disproportionate effect on […]

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W4GF is looking for a Programme Officer to support our core work

Terms of Reference: Women4GlobalFund (W4GF) Programme Officer Title: Women4GlobalFund (W4GF) Programme OfficerReports to: W4GF Global Coordinator Primary Functions: To support the day-to-day functions of the W4GF team; to coordinate involvement and inputs of W4GF Advocates, including mobilisation in countriesTimeline: May 2021 to May 2022Contract Type:  Part-time, 0.4 f.t.e. (2 days per week)Duty Station: Work remotely 1.   Background  W4GF was created […]

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Developing Country NGO Delegation to the Board of The Global Fund is currently inviting suitably qualified candidates from developing countries to submit applications to serve as the Constituency Focal Point (CFP)

The full Terms of Reference can be found here and attached. Submissions should be sent to no later than 23:59 on May 11, 2021. For questions or further information contact  before 5 May 2021. Required Qualifications: Bachelors or Advanced degree with specialization in public health, public policy, political science, sociology, social/international development or communication Required Competencies: Have the ability […]

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