International Steering Committee (ISC)


Sigrun Møgedal – Chair


Sigrun Møgedal is a former Norwegian Ambassador for Aids and Global Health Initiatives. After retirement she has been associated with the Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services as a Special Advisor. She attended medical school in Oslo and spent 12 years in primary health care and health service management in Nepal. Her broad areas of engagement have been in the HIV/AIDS response, human resources for health… read more




Craig McClure – Vice-chair


Craig McClure is the former Global AIDS Coordinator for UNICEF (2011-2016) and Executive Director of the International AIDS Society (2004-2009), the world’s leading independent association of HIV professionals.  He has also worked at the World Health Organization leading the global HIV treatment programme and played a central role in the development of WHO’s “3 by 5” strategy – the global initiative to expand access to antiretroviral treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS in resource-limited settings… read more




Anne Skjelmerud – ISC member


Anne Skjelmerud is a social scientist who has worked with HIV related issues for more than 20 years, the last seven as a senior adviser on HIV in the Norwegian Development Agency, Norad. She has previously worked as an adviser and consultant, and has a particular interest in communities and civil society, participatory methodologies, key populations, gender issues and the role of faith based… read more





Erika Arthun – ISC member


Erika Arthun is a Senior Program Officer on the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Global Policy & Advocacy team. In this role, she leads the strategy and grantmaking portfolio to increase political commitment to and funding for infectious disease programs and R&D particularly HIV and tuberculosis. Prior to joining the foundation, Erika was at williamsworks, a strategic advocacy consulting firm… read more





Will Niblett – ISC member


Will Niblett is the Team Leader of the AIDS & Reproductive Health Team at the UK Department for International Development (DFID). He leads the team responsible for policy on sexual, reproductive maternal, newborn and child health, as well as HIV and population issues. Will previously led the Water & Sanitation Team and the Department’s policy work on HIV and AIDS… read more 




Sandy Thurman – ISC member      PEPFAR










Kwaku Adomako – ISC CS member

Kwaku Adomako is a first generation Canadian with both his parents from Ghana, West Africa. His work in the HIV/AIDS sector for the past 10 years reflects a passion for community mobilization, high-level policy impact, and fostering meaningful dialogues and action on the racialized aspects of HIV/AIDS. He completed a Masters of Science degree specializing in Gerontology at the University of Guelph… read more





Frika Chia Iskandar – ISC CS member

Frika Chia Iskandar
(Indonesian) is an HIV/AIDS advocate, has been working in HIV/AIDS programming, women empowerment, youth, human rights, sexual reproductive health and rights and drug users issue since 1999 with focus in Asia Pacific region. Her expertise is in capacity building, development of local responses, organizational development, social economic empowerment, advocacy, research and monitoring and evaluation… read more




Midnight Poonkasetwattana – ISC CS member

Midnight Poonkasetwattana, based in Bangkok, has been the Executive Director of APCOM since May 2011. Besides his work in APCOM and being a civil society ISC member of the RCNF, Midnight is a member of various advisory committees, including the global IDAHOT committee and the Freedom House’s “Dignity for All”. Before joining APCOM, Midnight worked for Purple Sky Network where he engaged with MSM and transgender communities in the Greater Mekong areas. He previously supported the… read more




Christoforos Mallouris – ISC observer UNAIDS

Dr. Christoforos Mallouris
, is currently working as Civil Society Networking Adviser at UNAIDS since 2013 and is also the focal point on people who inject drugs and people living with HIV. Previously Chris was working as a consultant for the Social Justice 4 All consulting firm, based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Chris served as the Director of Programmes at the Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) from 2008 to 2011, during which time he oversaw and managed all programmatic and advocacy work of the organization… read more




Kate Thomson – ISC observer            Global Fund




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