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Upcoming Leadership Changes at Women4GlobalFund (W4GF)

We are writing to share news about upcoming leadership changes at Women4GlobalFund (W4GF). From 1st September 2016, Ms Rachel Ong will step down from her role as W4GF Global Coordinator to focus on her positions as the Communications Focal Point of the Communities Delegation to the Global Fund Board, and Special Advisor of Global Fund...

ASAP supports ITPC-WA Global Fund concept note

In May 2016, the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, awarded the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition – West Africa (ITPC-WA) a grant 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. As...

ASAP participates in the Global Fund Partners Meeting of the Community, Rights and Gender Special Initiative, 18-20 August 2015

From 18-20 August 2015, four members of our global ASAP family – Sue Perez (ASAP Director), Martina Clark (ASAP Senior Associate) and Rachel Ong (W4GF Global Coordinator) – traveled to Bangkok, Thailand to participate in the Global Fund Partners Meeting: Engaged Communities, Effective Grants. In addition, our long-time ASAP Senior Associate, Edwige Fortier, brilliantly took...

CALL FOR ACTION: Global Network of Sex Work Projects (NSWP) Statement of Support for Amnesty International and online petition

NSWP has issued a Statement of Support for Amnesty International, and launched an online petition on to gather support for their resolution and draft policy calling for the decriminalisation of sex work. The NSWP Statement of support and online petition can be found here.

Robert Carr civil society Networks Fund announces Request for Proposals 2015

Global and regional networks and consortia of networks that meet the definitions and criteria set by the RfP, are invited to apply for a grant to support core-funding and/or programmatic needs of the network for up to three years (2016-2018).

Exciting Leadership Changes at ASAP

ASAP has a new, dynamic leadership team. At the start of February 2015 ASAP’s founder, Robin Gorna, moved to Geneva to lead PMNCH (the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health). Hilary Nkulu and Sue Perez – ASAP’s new leadership team – will be supported by Jeff Hoover.

AIDS: Transforming Global Health – Commentary by ASAP’s Executive Director in the Lancet today

ASAP Executive Director writes in today's Lancet

ASAP’s Director Robin Gorna on the post-2015 agenda

Robin discusses in her article for the Huffington Post how the post-2015 agenda needs to learn from the past and get the balance right for the future: keeping the right focus on AIDS and getting the links right – with women’s health, children’s health and human rights. Robin’s current article is an abridged version of...

ASAP’s Director, Robin Gorna, on the place of AIDS in a post-2015 world, and how women’s health can build on what works well

Robin discusses how the Architecture of AIDS has been fundamental to the successes over the past 30 years in her chapter in the Alliance publication 'AIDS Today: Tell no lies and claim no easy victories'

ASAP brings together women in all their diversity for the Global Fund Gender Equality Strategy