Print this page    •   Back to Web version of article

International News
Devex Profiles Head of Global Fund's Critical Enablers and Civil Society Group

October 21, 2013

Devex profiles Kate Thomson, "an HIV-positive individual who used to work for the [Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria] back in its early days as manager of civil society relations," noting she is returning to the organization "to lead a group of specialists whose role is to ensure Global Fund grants 'support and expand gender equality, human rights, and [the] scaling up of community-led services and policy dialogue,'" according to Ibon Villalebeitia, a spokesperson for the fund. "The group is called the Critical Enablers and Civil Society hub," according to the news service. "To take on the role, Thomson will be temporarily leaving her position as chief of community mobilizations at UNAIDS," Devex writes, and discusses Thomson's views of society engagement in development (Ravelo, 10/18).

Back to other news for October 2013


This information was reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report, search the archives, and sign up for email delivery. © Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. All rights reserved.




This article was provided by Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. It is a part of the publication Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report. You can find this article online by typing this address into your Web browser:
http://www.thebody.com/content/73015/devex-profiles-head-of-global-funds-critical-enabl.html

General Disclaimer: TheBody.com is designed for educational purposes only and is not engaged in rendering medical advice or professional services. The information provided through TheBody.com should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or a disease. It is not a substitute for professional care. If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, consult your health care provider.