The GFF at Five: Time for a Change?

The Global Financing Facility (GFF) was initiated in 2015 to contribute to filling the existing financing gap to implement the United Nations’ “Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (2016–2030)”, with the objectives of ending preventable deaths and achieving a better quality of life for women, children, and adolescents in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). It is time to take stock of how the GFF has been operating at global and country level, how it has been governed and whether it has achieved its objectives.

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society, Health Financing

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Beating the Drum: Stories of Influencing Networks

‘Beating the Drum: Stories of Influencing Networks’ is a collection of stories about influencing networks working in a variety of thematic fields. It narrates the experiences of nine networks that work on issues such as land rights, the abolition of nuclear arms, animal rights and having more women in the police force, to name but […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society, Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights

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Civil Society Engagement in the Global Financing Facility: Analysis and Recommendations ADDENDUM

This addendum is the result of an additional rapid analysis conducted in October and November 2016, through key informant interviews with 13 national civil society stakeholders in a selection of “frontrunner and second wave” GFF countries and additional inputs gathered through a meeting of civil society representatives engaged in the GFF, which took place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on November 1, 2016.

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Comparative Analysis of Selected GFF-related Investments to Enhance Civil Society Advocacy

The Public Health Program of Open Society Foundations (OSF) commissioned a comparative analysis of the Global Financing Facility (GFF)-related investments in select countries around the world with the aim of enhancing and informing civil society advocacy on health financing and governance. The study, implemented by E&K Consulting Firm, analyzed a cross-section of GFF participating countries […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society, Investment

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Civil Society Engagement in Côte d’Ivoire’s GFF Process

The GFF partnership is intended to be implemented through an inclusive, participatory, and transparent government-led process. This report demonstrates how in Côte d’Ivoire, civil society’s well-organized priorities contributed to the National Dialogue on Health Financing in 2018 and fed into the country’s Investment Case.  Civil society’s inputs are carried through in the GFF-funded International Development […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Zimbabwe: CSO GFF Platform-building and Action-planning Meeting Report

Meeting report from the Zimbabwe CSO GFF Platform-building and Action-planning meeting held in February 2020..

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Spotlight on GFF in Tanzania

The GFF Spotlight is an advocacy and accountability tool aimed at improving civil society engagement, accountability and transparency of GFF implementation at country level. It is a product of content analysis and review of RMNCAH+N Investment Case, Project Appraisal Document and Health Financing Strategy through guided analytical questions. The Spotlight provides information about; National Raod […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Spotlight on GFF in Sierra Leone

The GFF Spotlight is an advocacy and accountability tool aimed at improving civil society engagement, accountability and transparency of GFF implementation at country level. It is a product of content analysis and review of RMNCAH+N Strategy which serves as the Investment Case in Sierra Leone through guided analytical questions as well as secondary review of […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Spotlight on GFF in Liberia

The GFF Spotlight in Liberia is an advocacy and accountability tool aimed at improving civil society engagement, accountability and transparency of GFF implementation at country level. It is a product of content analysis and review of RMNCAH+N Investment Case and Project Appraisal Document through guided analytical questions. The Spotlight provides information about; Liberia’s HSSP and […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Spotlight on GFF in Ethiopia

The GFF Spotlight in Ethiopia is an advocacy and accountability tool aimed at improving civil society engagement, accountability and transparency of GFF implementation at country level. It is a product of content analysis and review of RMNCAH+N Investment Case, Project Appraisal Document and Health Financing Strategy through guided analytical questions. The Spotlight provides information about […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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