The Global Fund Board has given ITPC final approval to support Community Observatories in West Africa. The program worth over €3.6 million will run over three years from January 2017 to December 2019.
ITPC prepares for Global Fund grant for Community Observatories in West Africa The decision in May 2016, by the Global Fund to recommend a grant to support the implementation of 11 Community Treatment Observatories (CTOs) in West Africa was a significant achievement. Since the announcement, ITPC Global and ITPC West Africa have been intensively engaged […]
The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) is seeking highly experienced and motivated candidates for two new key roles related to a Global Fund program set to run from 1 January 2017. The Global Fund program will increase domestic oversight of, and advocacy for, improvements to HIV treatment in 11 West African countries. ITPC will support […]
As civil society organisations across the world express their disappointment in the Political Declaration at the UN High Level Meeting on AIDS, people living with HIV, key population and human rights networks in Southern and East Africa highlight grave concerns about how they have been side-lined in the implementation of programs intended to benefit their communities. […]
The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition’s Global Fund Concept Note was successful, and has been recommended for funding of up to US $5 million. The grant will enable ITPC to extend its community-based monitoring of HIV treatment, to eleven countries in West Africa from January 2017 to December 2019. Having monitored repeated stock outs of HIV […]
Bruce Tushabe reports below on how he mobilized Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to successfully lobby for greater engagement with the Global Fund. These efforts led to a 10 fold increase in funds for CSOs to scale up the community led HIV response in Malawi. Bruce works for Malawi Network of Religious Leaders Living with or Personally […]
Rose Kaberia reports back from a Global Fund Partnership forum in Africa Representing ITPC-EA, I attended the Global Fund Partnership forum that took place last month in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. We were one of the stakeholders who participated alongside other like-minded communities/networks of PLHIV from Africa, and Government representatives from the region. In preparation for […]