03 July 2014 - Geneva, Switzerland - The Stop TB Partnership Secretariat, under the direction of its Executive Secretary, Dr Lucica Ditiu, has assumed responsibility of representing the Partners Constituency at the Global Fund Board.
The Global Fund’s Board includes representatives of affected communities, non-governmental organizations, private sector and donor and recipient governments.
Partners Constituency is comprised of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership (RBM), UNITAID and the Stop TB Partnership.
The Board member role for the Partners Constituency is a yearly rotational one which was previously held by the RBM Partnership. The Stop TB Partnership assumed its new role as of 1 July 2014 and will hold the post for a period of one year, with UNITAID as the incoming Board member.