List of Missions

November - December 2019 – Cambodia – GiZ BackUP

Cambodia contribution to option analysis for funds flow

November 2019 – Cambodia – UNOPS

Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Partnership to End Malaria

October 2019 – March 2020 – Greater Mekong Subregion – The Global Fund - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Support to the RAI3E Regional Steering Committee and the five Country Coordinating Mechanisms to develop the next regional malaria funding request to the Global Fund for the period 2021-2023.

September – November 2019 – Laos – WHO

Support the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Centre for Malariology, Parasitology and Entomology (CMPE) to develop a new National Strategic Plan (NSP) for malaria for 2021-2025 to guide them in achieving the countries goal of eliminating malaria by 2030.

September - November 2019 – Central African Republic - The Global Fund - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Analysis of the current governance mechanism and propose a reform of the National Coordination Mechanism

September 2019 – Lao PDR – WHO

Lead the Malaria Program Review

August 2019 - Bhutan - APLMA - The Global Fund

Prevention of re-establishment of malaria transmission

July - October 2019 - Senegal - The Global Fund - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Support community-based strategy 2020-2024 of the CEPIAD 2020-2024

July – September 2019 - Gabon - The Global Fund - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Capacity building to reinforce the financial and programmatic management teams of CERMEL

June-July 2019 - Myanmar – The Global Fund - UNOPS Myanmar

Myanmar health governance platform assessment (institutional assessment of MHSCC and its bodies and training on main principles of the Global Fund standards/ requirements)

April – October 2019 - DR Congo - The Global Fund - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Institutional diagnosis of the NGO RACOJ in order to develop a plan to strengthen their management and governance’s capabilities

April – July 2019 - Senegal - The Global Fund - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Development of the National Strategic Plan for Community Health 2019-2023 (Phase II)

March-April 2019 - Myanmar - United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) 

Mid-term External Malaria Programme Review.

February – December 2019 - Burkina Faso - The Global Fund – GiZ BackUp

Review of the Global Fund Country Coordinating mechanism Linkages

January-February 2019 - Benin - The Global Fund 

As part of the CCM Evolution Project, assessment of the country's health Governance structure. 

January 2019 - DR Congo - The Global Fund 

As part of the CCM Evolution Project, assessment of the country's health Governance structure. 

December 2018 - May 2019 - Global - The Global Fund Technical Evaluation Reference Group (TERG)

Thematic Review on Sustainability, Transition and Co-Financing ("STC") Policy. 

December 2018 - February 2019 - Asia Pacific Region - Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA)

Case studies on private sector initiatives to provide effective malaria service delivery in Asia Pacific region. 

November 2018  - Ethiopia - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Participatory organizational capacity assessment of the National Network of Positive Women Ethiopia (NNPWE), using the HIV Network Capacity Analysis toolkit methodology. 

October 2018 - March 2019 - Senegal - Ministry of Health Senegal/ Expertise France - Initiative 5% - The Global Fund

Support for the evaluation of the 2014-2018 Community Health National Strategic Plan and the development of the new plan for the period 2019-2023.

October - December 2018 - World Health Organization (WHO)

Support the Research for TB Elimination (RTE) team in the production of a final report of the workshop on "Advances in Clinical Trial Design for Development of New TB Treatments". Coordinate the production of a special medical journal issue devoted to aspects of new clinical trial designs for investigation of TB treatments, relying on the main key-note papers presented at and for the workshop. 

September 2018 - April 2019 - Montenegro - The Global Fund/ Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Strengthening the Monitoring & Evaluation system of the National HIV/AIDS Response in Montenegro on follow-up implementation.

September - October 2018 - Bangkok - Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA)

APLMA/ APMEN Independent Review: Phase 1 Supplemental review.

August - September 2018 - DR Congo - The Global Fund/ Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Development of a strategy to support communication, inclusive participation and feedback between Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) civil society representatives and non-member civil society.  

May - July 2018 - Paris/ Geneva - Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs - Expertise France - Initiative 5%

Develop a 360° analysis on the Global Operational Research situation and challenges for HIV, Tuberculosis and Malaria. Support for the development of a specific call for projects dedicated to Operational Research. 

November 2017 - March 2018 - Southern Africa - The Global Fund Technical Evaluation Reference Group (TERG)

Thematic Review of the Malaria Elimination 8 and MOSASWA Initiatives in Southern Africa. Provided recommendation on approaches for next phase, including options for mobilizing resources and developing new financing arrangements.  

September 2017 - Hanoi, Vietnam - The Global Fund 

Facilitating the 10th Meeting of the Regional Artemisinin-resistance Initiative (RAI) Regional Steering Committee in Hanoi, Vietnam. 

May - September 2017 - European Union/ Health Research for Action (HERA)

Analysis on Malaria Vaccines-State 360° situation and challenges. 

June 2017 - University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Global Health Group Malaria Elimination Initiative

Meeting on “Enhancing Civilian-Military Cooperation to Accelerate Malaria Elimination in Southeast Asia” in Bangkok, Thailand.

April 2017 - São Tome Principe - The Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria

Monitoring & Evaluation Consultant, Review of the National Center for Endemic Diseases (CNE) Structure in São Tome Principe, evaluating the implementation capacity of CNE. 

February - July 2017 - UCSF Global Health Group

Consideration for a Regional Health Security Fund for the Asia Pacific Region, part of the Malaria Elimination Initiative. 

December 2016 - March 2017 - Greater Mekong Subregion - The Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria - Expertise France

Coordination the Global Fund funding request of the malaria RAI2E in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), in collaboration with the RAI Regional Steering Committee and Asia Pacific Council of AIDS Service Organizations (APCASO).  

June - December 2016: - South East Asia - Department for International Development (DfID) - HERA

Assessment of the current status of drug resistant malaria in South East Asia and examination of the effectiveness of international and national responses. 

May - November 2016 - Thailand - Asian Development Bank (ADB) - UCSF - APLMA

Led the development of a feasibility and institutional and governance study for setting up a health security fund to finance priority strategic regional activities and provide support to countries with the least capacity to increase domestic funding to eliminate malaria in the Asia Pacific region.

May - July 2016 - South-East Asia - DfID

Assessment of the current malaria situation in South-East Asia.

January - June 2016 - Paris, France - SANOFI

Development of Sanofi’s 5 year global strategy to fight malaria.

January - April 2016 - Myanmar - WHO

Provided technical expertise and recomendation on chest X-ray (CXR) support in Myanmar for the national tuberculosis programme.

September 2015 - April 2016 - Belize, Haiti, Malawi, and Malaysia - The Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria

CCM Annual Eligibility and Performance Assessments.

September 2015 - May 2016 - Central African Republic - WHO

Supported Tuberculosis and Budget Components of the TB/HIV Concept Note Development for the Global Fund.

September - December 2015 - South-East Asia - UNOPS

Mid-term evaluation of the Regional Artemisinin Initiative (RAI) in the Great Mekong Sub-region funded by the Global Fund.

March - June 2015 - South-East Asia - Australian Government (DFAT)

Mid-term evaluation of the “Emergency response of artemisinin resistance” program in the Great Mekong Sub-region funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and DFAT.

June - October 2014 - Ethiopia, Ghana, and Geneva - United Nations (UNAIDS)

Final Evaluation of the European Commission funded project on Capacity Development Planning and Implementation in 6 Sub-Saharan Countries.

June - October 2014 - Geneva - WHO

Malaria elimination feasibility study in the Great Mekong Sub-region including providing clear recommendations on steps forward.

March 2014 - Thailand - RAI-Regional Steering Committee/ The Global Fund/ France Expertise International

Technical Review Panel of the RSC, lead the management of the SRs selection process of the Regional Artemisinin Initiative in the Great Mekong sub-region.

June - July 2014 - Pakistan - Save The Children

Developed the malaria control concept note of the principal recipient of The Global Fund grant.

May 2014 - Cambodia - WHO

Joint assessment of the Tuberculosis National strategic plan 2014-2020.

February - August 2014 - Cambodia - FEI (in consortium with TeAM)

Facilitated the roll out of all principal and Sub-recipients management guidelines including capacity assessments.

January - August 2014 - Madagascar - FEI (in consortium with TeAM)

Supported for the implementation of the CCM Eligibility and Performance project.

February - April 2014 - Mali - FEI (in consortium with TeAM)

Reinforced the management capacity of the Tuberculosis national program.

February - April 2014 - Great Mekong Sub-Region - Regional Steering Committee – FEI

Selection process of the inter-country component of the artemesinin resistance Global Fund portfolio.

February - March 2014 - Niger - Save The Children

Led the overall preparatory work needed to complete a successful evaluation of the Niger Country Office to become the Principal Recipient of the Global Fund grant.

November 2013 - February 2014 - Solomon Islands - AuSAID/ The Global Fund

Led the development of the Solomon Islands Malaria Control and Elimination Strategic Plan 2015-2020.

February 2013 - December 2014 - Fiji - WHO

Supported the Fiji Ministry of Health in the development of the National Tuberculosis Strategic Plan 2014-2018.

June - July 2013 - The Philippines, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Lao PDR - AusAID/ The Global Fund

Governance appraisal as part of the development of the Concept Note for the Regional Response for the Containment of Artemisinin Resistance in the Great Mekong Subregion.

January - June 2013 - Myanmar & Thailand - ICAI - KPMG

As part of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (ICAI) evaluation team, assess whether DfID is achieving impact and value for money in Burma through its bilateral aid to the health sector and to humanitarian programmes with a health component.

January - March 2013Niger - International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC)

Strategic support to IFRC to become the Principal recipient of The Global Fund TB grants.

January 2013 - Malawi - GIZ

Assessed the results achieved so far by the ESTHER-MAGNET and if well-built synergies with the approach of the GIZ Program “Health Systems Strengthening with a Focus on Sexual and Reproductive Health” have been established.

September 2012 - Mongolia - WHO/ WPRO

Review of Phase 1 of The Global Fund grants and Health Systems Strengthening activities, and extract lessons learned including a list of programmatic recommendations - Together with staff members of the Ministry of Health and relevant stakeholders. 

October - December 2012West and Central Africa (Dakar) - UNAIDS-RST

Led the institutional analysis of The Global Fund grants performance and evaluate the technical support needs for the region (25 countries).

March 2012 - Cambodia - GIZ

Periodic review of the Round 9 Malaria grant and CCM request for proposal.

June - July 2012 - Indonesia and Myanmar - WHO/SEARO

Analytical review of The Global Fund portfolio including the outline of the challenges faced by the recipient countries as a consequence of The Global Fund policy, strategy and process changes. Assess SEARO’s role in a changing environment.

2012 - Burundi - Ministry of Health

National Tuberculosis program evaluation 2007-2008.

2012 - Ghana - EHG/ The Global Fund

National Malaria program evaluation 2003-2009 and assessment of the impact of The Global Fund grants on malaria burden.

2012 - Nepal - The Global Fund

National Tuberculosis program evaluation and assessment of The Global Fund impact on the burden of tuberculosis in the country.

2012 - Cambodia - GIZ Back-up initiative

National malaria program Periodic Review of Cambodia Round 9 grant.

2012 - Nepal - The Global Fund

5 years Program Evaluation on The Global Fund Supported Tuberculosis Programs in Nepal (2006-2010).

2011 - Geneva - The Global Fund

Technical review for the National Strategic Applications of the Second
 Wave Expressions of Interest.

2011 - Mali - WHO/ Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Technical assistance and support in the preparation of grant negotiation and grant agreement with the Global Fund round 10 TB grant Mali.

2011 - Nairobi, Kenya - UNAIDS

The regional workshop on The Global Fund Grant Implementation: “consultation on strengthening country capacities, systems and technical support for grant implementation.

2011 - Casablanca, Morocco and Nairobi, Kenya - The Global Drug Facility (GDF)

Tuberculosis drugs monitoring missions.

2011 - Bangladesh - Save the Children

Provided senior management and leadership to implement The Global Fund HIV grant – support to the Principal Recipient during a transition phase.

2011 - The Philippines and Cambodia- WHO / WPRO

Joint WPRO/ GAVI/ GFATM workshop on “Maximizing Synergies between Global Health Initiatives and Health System Strengthening”.

2011 - Cambodia- WHO

Supported the National Tuberculosis Program in Assessment of their phase one performance, and negotiation of their phase two program with The Global Fund.

2011Geneva - UNAIDS

Several assignments on the Technical Support Facility model including provision of inputs to revise the Corporate Memorandum of Understanding between UNAIDS and The Global Fund; coordination of mapping of demand for technical support in 5 pilot countries (Burkina, Faso, Indonesia, Peru, Rwanda, Zambia).

2011Tunisia- UNAIDS

Capacity building workshop on technical support planning (Middle East and North Africa region).

2010 - China - WHO / WPRO

Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) oversight review, CCM capacity assessment and training of the CCM members.

2010 - Washington DC, USA - Save the Children

Development of agency wide strategy for Save the Children US engagement with the Global Fund and capacity built of key headquarters level staff.

2010 - Democratic People's Republic of Korea - WHO / SEARO

Support to the Country Coordinating Mechanism in the development of the HIV Aids component of the Round 10 Global Fund proposal.

2010 - Vietnam - WHO / WPRO

Support to the Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) in the development of the cross-cutting health system strengthening component of the Round 10 Global Fund proposal.

Jan - Sept 2010 - Myanmar and Thailand - Save The Children

Institutional and management support to The Global Fund Project Director and provision of strategic guidance to the Regional Director for Management Support & Program Development (Asia Area) regarding the Round 9 HIV Aids / tuberculosis and malaria grant negotiation phase.

2010 - Vanuatu and Solomon Islands - AuSAID

Independent evaluation and progress review of the Pacific Malaria Control and Elimination Initiative 2007-2009 (PacMI).

2010 - Myanmar - European Union

Three Disease Fund – Scoping mission to investigate options for future funding to health for the Phase II.

2009 & 2010 - India - SEARO

Panel member of The Global Fund Round 9 and 10 Proposals (Mock Review).

2009 - The Philippines - WHO / WPRO

Integrated WPRO/SEARO/GAVI/GFATM Workshop on “Maximizing synergies between Global Health Initiatives and Health System Strengthening”.

2009 - Panama - UNAIDS

Capacity Building Workshop on Technical Support planning (Latin America and the Caribbean region).

2009 - Democratic People's Republic of Korea - WHO / SEARO

Support to the grant negotiation for tuberculosis and malaria Round 9 proposals.

2009 - Democratic Republic of Congo - HLSP / UNAIDS

Five-years independent evaluation of UNAIDS global performance in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

2009Vietnam - DFID / World Bank

Led the design of an $50,000,000 (USD) World Bank-DFID pool fund to support the Government of Vietnam to scale up HIV/AIDS Prevention & Intervention programs.

2008-2010 - Senegal - UNAIDS

Provided assistance to the West and Central Africa Technical Support Facility in developing their Strategic Work Plan 2008-2010.