Category: TB

Supporting Key Populations in the MENA Region During the Crisis: A Time for Action and Reflection

On 30 April 2020, a webinar was convened by the Global Fund & Civil Society Platform to discuss the situation of key populations in light of COVID-19.Ellie Ballan, Director of M-Coalition (Lebanon), Nadia Badran, Executive Director of SIDC (Soins Infirmiers...

/ 27 June 2020

The MENA Regional Platform launch the new “Practical Guide” on the Global Fonds (STC) Sustainability, Transition, and Co-financing

The Global Fund's sustainability, transition and cofinancing policy (STC policy) was approved in April 2016 by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and implemented for the first time during the funding cycle 2017-2019. Although sustainability has always...

/ 19 May 2020

Press statement: The Global Fund & Civil Society MENA Platform “Regional Learning & Sharing Forum 2018”

Marrakech, 13 December 2018 The Global Fund Civil Society Platform for Middle East and North Africa (MENA) held The “Regional Leaning and Sharing Forum” in Marrakech on 11 – 12 December 2018. The forum has been delivered by the International...

/ 15 December 2018

Press statement: The Global Fund & Civil Society MENA Platform “Regional Learning & Sharing Forum 2018”

Marrakech, 13 December 2018 The Global Fund Civil Society Platform for Middle East and North Africa (MENA) held The “Regional Leaning and Sharing Forum” in Marrakech on 11 – 12 December 2018. The forum has been delivered by the International...

/ 15 December 2018

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

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

MENA Grants Update

This section will provide an update on where grants are at in all MENA countries.  Most have recently been approved or should be approved soon. This is a particularly relevant time to provide an update like this.   Afghanistan Disease...

/ 10 May 2018

Global Fund MENA Regional Platform is relaunched

ITPC-MENA continues as the host for the Middle East and North Africa region As a key component of the Global Fund’s Community, Rights and Gender Strategic Initiative, the Regional Platform for Communication and Coordination will continue to support and facilitate...

/ 8 February 2018