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AHBN becomes 'Africa led and Africa based'

Africa Health Budget Network (AHBN) and E4A-MamaYe are delighted to announce that the secretariat of AHBN has moved to Nigeria where the AHBN Coordinator, Aminu Magashi Garba is located.

Spotlight on a health budget advocate - Victor Lansana Koroma

Victor Lansana Koroma is Executive Director at Health Alert, a civil society organisation in Sierra Leone that advocates to improve the health of women and children.

Another year, a different focus: the Global Financing Facility at the IMF/WB Spring Meetings

The GFF Learning Meeting as well as the Spring Meetings in DC have provided a number of opportunities for civil society to share experiences, constraints and opportunities for meaningful engagement in the GFF processes in their countries. Read more about it in this blog.

GFF meetings in Nairobi: “We have to move as a team to take forward civil society’s message"

Civil society plays an essential role in ensuring global discussions are informed by local realities, and the needs of the women, children, and adolescents that the GFF aims to support. Picture: Attendees at GFF regional reception in Nairobi, 6 April 2017

Six countries, diverse experiences: lessons learnt from the AHBN training

The AHBN training was intense and provided unique opportunities for sharing experiences from the six participating African nations. It helped build capacity of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in health budget advocacy.