News & Stories

  • Sourcing & Management of Health Products

    COVID-19 Response: Diagnostics Procurement

    27 May 2020

    As part of a World Health Organization-led consortium to rapidly and equitably support access to COVID-19 health products and diagnostics, the Global Fund has developed the Accelerated Order Mechanism to support countries in the purchase of COVID-19 diagnostics. As lead procurer of automated COVID-19 diagnostics from Cepheid and Abbott, all eligible countries will be able to access these through the Global Fund.
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  • Voices

    COVID-19 Threatens to Derail Fight Against HIV, TB and Malaria

    27 May 2020

    As COVID-19 ravages the world, the fight against HIV, TB and malaria is acutely at risk. That fight is not merely at risk of getting knocked off course – it can be derailed entirely.
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  • Updates

    Search for Independent Members of the Inspector General Nomination Committee

    25 May 2020

    The Board of the Global Fund is establishing an ad hoc nomination committee to assist with the selection of the next Inspector General of the Global Fund. The Board is seeking two independent members to serve on the Inspector General Nomination Committee.
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  • Voices

    During COVID-19, HIV Medication in Ukraine Arrives by Post

    19 May 2020

    Across the world, the COVID-19 pandemic is threatening access to lifesaving medicines for people living with HIV. Lockdowns and restrictions on public transportation make it harder for many to get treatment. Many people living with HIV can’t afford to pay for a taxi to the health center. That extra hurdle can result in more deaths.
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  • Updates

    Resources for Community-Based Monitoring

    18 May 2020

    Community-based monitoring is one way of generating granular data to provide feedback to service providers and decision-makers to collaboratively solve barriers and bottlenecks to services and improve the quality of services.
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  • Sourcing & Management of Health Products

    COVID-19 Diagnostics Procurement through the Global Fund

    15 May 2020

    The Global Fund is working closely with key partners, international organizations, governments and technical agencies through a World Health Organization-led consortium to rapidly and equitably support access to COVID-19 health products and diagnostics for low- and middle-income countries.
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