Guidance Note: Inclusive Multi-stakeholder Country Platforms in Support of Every Woman Every Child

The aims of this paper are: 1) to highlight how multi-stakeholder country platforms, built on development effectiveness principles, in line with the globally agreed recommendations of IHP+2, can be reinforced within the framework of the Global Strategy and its supporting mechanisms and are key to the Global Strategy’s successful implementation; and 2) to lay out […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society, Private Sector

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Civil Society Guide to the GFF

This guide was commissioned by the Civil Society (CS) Coordinating Group on the GFF to help CSOs working in GFF countries meaningfully engage in the various stages of the GFF. The CS Coordinating Group represents global, regional and nationally focused civil society organizations that come together to share information, coordinate, and engage. The intended audiences […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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CSO engagement in the GFF and Donor reproductive health financing through non-grant financing

The duo webinar combines two topics: (1) Civil Society Engagement in the Global Financing Facility- CSO representatives will present key achievements on advocating for RH supplies in the GFF, and specifically highlight the GFF process in Uganda. Susannah Hurd, Global Health Visions, will present efforts around the minimum standards for CSO engagement in the GFF, […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society, Investment

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Kenya Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child And Adolescent Health (RMNCAH) Investment Framework

This report presents Kenya’s Reproductive Maternal Neonatal Child and Adolescent Health (RMNCAH) Investment Framework for Kenya to realize the Vision 2030, the Constitution of 2010 and the Health Sector Strategic and Investment Plan 2014-18 and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This investment framework presents a prioritized set of smart interventions that could be scaled up during […]

Type: Resources

Category: Abortion, Adolescent Health, Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS), Family Planning & Contraception, HIV/AIDS, Investment, Maternal and Child Health, Nutrition, Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights

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

This Civil Society (CS) Engagement Report highlights four key recommendations for strengthening civil society engagement in the GFF: the implementation and tracking of minimum standards for RMNCAH country platforms in GFF countries, the assurance of timely and transparent communications about the GFF and its processes, the establishment and support of platforms for civil society to […]

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Global Financing Facility: where will the funds come from?

This short piece was written from the perspective of GFF partners in the Investors Group, and is a response to a World Report by Ann Danaiya Usher on November 7th, 2015. It serves to clarify exactly how the GFF works in terms of funding and goals, which differentiates it from other health funds, refuting the […]

Type: Resources

Category: Health Financing, Results-based Financing, UHC

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Summary of the one-day PRE-CSO Meeting on Global Financing Facility

This document gives a brief overview of the Pre-CSO Meeting on the GFF in Nairobi, Kenya, on November 16-18th, 2015. It states outcomes of the meeting, lessons learned, and next steps to further CSO engagement to achieve the best results.

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Society

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Health Sector Transformation Plan: Ethiopia

In the past two decades, the Government of Ethiopia has invested heavily in health system strengthening guided by its pro-poor policies and strategies resulting in significant gains in improving the health status of Ethiopians. Though good trends are observed, the country is still facing a triple burden of diseases consisting of communicable diseases, non-communicable diseases […]

Type: Resources

Category: Abortion, Adolescent Health, Family Planning & Contraception, HIV/AIDS, Maternal and Child Health, Nutrition, Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights

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Working with countries to provide Technical Assistance for the development and implementation of the RMNCAH Investment Cases in support of the Global Strategy: Options for Coordinated Approaches

Given the wide range of actors supporting efforts to improve women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health, effective coordination of quality Technical Assistance (TA) at global, regional and country level to support operationalization of the Global Strategy, and the development, implementation and monitoring of RMNCAH investment cases and plans is essential. This paper will focus on the […]

Type: Resources

Category: Investment

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Concept Note: A Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child

This Concept Note was created before the creation of the GFF, and outlines a proposal for a Global Financing Facility for RMNCAH. In doing so, it argues that a GFF in support of Every Woman Every Child can help drive the transformative change needed to prepare the road to convergence on RMNCAH.

Type: Resources

Category: Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS), Maternal and Child Health, Results-based Financing

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