Friends Of The Global Fight’s Chief Policy Officer Discusses Global Fund As Model For Development Assistance

Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: The Global Fund as a Model of Development Assistance
Mark P. Lagon, chief policy officer at Friends of the Global Fight, discusses how the Global Fund can serve as a model for other development programs and institutions, writing, “The Global Fund prioritizes: results-based work, accountability, preparing countries for graduation from aid, investing in people as assets for development, and inclusive governance. These five priorities make the Global Fund not only an exemplar for global health but also for development assistance in general” (9/17).

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