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Initiative 5%: Call for proposal on operational research “ Improvement in tuberculosis screening, treatment and prevention”

Source: Initiative 5% website The 5% Initiative is the second mechanism for France’s contribution to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GF). The operational implementation of this Initiative has been entrusted to Expertise France ( the French...

/ 1 October 2018

WHAT IS MISSING FROM THE UNITED NATIONS POLITICAL DECLARATION ON TUBERCULOSIS?

Source : ITPC GLOBAL (New York) — Today, UN Member States will come together at the UN Headquarters in New York City for the first “High Level Meeting” on TB, where countries will ratify a political declaration on tuberculosis (TB)....

/ 27 September 2018

Call for participation in a survey on Key Populations and Communities Needs Assessment 2018

Since 2015, ITPC-MENA has hosted the Global Fund’s “Regional Platform for Communication and Coordination for the Middle East and North Africa,” or “the Platform.” The purpose of the Platform is to promote greater access to Global Fund-related information, news, and...

/ 24 September 2018

Regional ‘Platforms’ proving vital to Global Fund’s community, rights and gender strategic initiative

Source: Aidspan.org Author: Charlie Baran   Ten months after their re-launch, Platforms are communicating with thousands online and connecting CSOs to much-needed technical assistance The Global Fund’s Regional Platforms for Communication and Coordination have been humming along this year, achieving results through...

/ 19 September 2018

The MENA Community Advisory Board (MENA-CAB) 2017 Report

The Community Advisory Board (CAB) constitutes a space of exchange between advocates from the MENA region,  researchers and drug manufacturers, with the aim to educate people living with HIV and their advocates on access to treatment, to disseminate information about...

/ 14 September 2018

Call for application : MENA-CAB meeting 2018

Are you advocates of the right to health and access to treatment? or activist living with HIV, hepatitis C, hepatitis B or tuberculosis in the North Africa and Middle East (MENA) region? Would you like to participate in an interactive...

/ 12 September 2018

The retirement announcement of Dr Yamina Chakkar 

It is with mixed feelings that we received the retirement announcement of Dr Yamina Chakkar from her position as Director of UNAIDS Regional Support Team MENA. The MENA Regional Platform & ITPC-MENA applaud you for your years of service and achievements...

/ 17 June 2018

Pakistan’s funding request to the Global Fund prioritizes TB case notification and treating MDR-TB cases

Source: Aidspan TRP requested more information on plans to reach key populations   Among the grants approved recently by the Board were three TB grants to Pakistan. This article reports on the comments from the Technical Review Panel (TRP) and...

/ 27 May 2018

Iraq poised to join Global Fund’s Middle East Response initiative

Source: Aidspan ISIS emergency disrupted transition funding for Iraq’s TB program   A patient transported by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) waits to be screened for TB at a National Tuberculosis Program Center in Erbil, Iraq. IOM is the...

/ 27 May 2018

Appointments to Global Fund Board committees announced

Source: Aidspan EGC to undertake a review of selection processes for committee leadership and members The Board has announced the appointment of 33 members on its three standing committees for two-year terms that started on 11 May 2018. The announcement...

/ 27 May 2018