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    Global Fund and Inter-Parliamentary Union Sign MOU

    23 March 2017

    The Global Fund and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) have signed a memorandum of understanding to promote mutual advocacy, engage in joint technical work and raise awareness in the fight against AIDS, TB and malaria and building resilient and sustainable systems for health.

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    Senegal and the Global Fund Extend Their Partnership

    21 March 2017

    The Honorable Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal, today welcomed a delegation from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria led by Dr. Mark Dybul, Executive Director. The meeting marked the official signing of the Agreement on the Privileges and Immunities of the Global Fund, a symbolic step in strengthening the partnership between the Global Fund and Senegal that has been in place for 15 years. Senegal is now the 15th country to sign the agreement; Côte d’Ivoire, Togo, Burkina Faso, Rwanda as well as some ten European and African states have already done so.

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    Global Fund Receives Top Marks in Performance Review

    15 March 2017

    Published today, the assessment noted an overall strong performance by the Global Fund in all 12 of its criteria. Key strengths identified point to the Global Fund’s commitment to delivering impact and value for money: clear strategic direction and a proactive approach to innovation and change; results-based budgeting well aligned to strategy within a low operational budget; early identification of operational and financial risks; and vibrant and effective partnerships, particularly those that work with civil society and leverage private sector skills to address operational gaps.

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    Global Fund Names Marijke Wijnroks Interim Executive Director

    03 March 2017

    The Board of the Global Fund has appointed Marijke Wijnroks as Interim Executive Director, to serve from 1 June 2017 until a new Executive Director selected by the Board is able to begin.

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    Global Fund Board to Continue Search for Executive Director

    27 February 2017

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    Catholic Relief Services Accelerates Fight Against Malaria in Niger

    07 February 2017

    CRuSh Malaria, a campaign to expand access to antimalarial medication for children in Niger, was launched today by Catholic Relief Services, a key partner in global health.

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