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The Robert Carr Fund for civil society networks (RCF) announces $ 29,500,000 in funding allocations to 24 global/regional networks and consortia for 2019-2021. Additional allocations for bridge funding, as well as a new incentive funding RFP have also been approved in our efforts to strengthen civil society networks in the HIV response, bringing the total investment to $32,600,000 for the next three years. This represents a 27% increase in RCF investments, compared to the previous 2016-2018 funding cycle.  The International Steering Committee (ISC) of the Robert Carr Fund for civil society networks (RCF) met in Read More »

Call for Expression of Interest independent reviewers

The Robert Carr Fund invites experts in the field of HIV, human rights, and inadequately served populations with a focus on civil society and community responses to the epidemic to express and/or confirm their interest in serving as independent external reviewer of proposals for funding submitted to the Robert Carr Fund in August, 2018. We are looking for a diverse pool of experts. Our 2018 Request for Proposals (RFP) clearly describes the critical role of reviewers in the application review and evaluation process, and highlights the assessment criteria and timeline – please take a quick Read More »

25% increase in Robert Carr Fund envelope enhancing support for the impact of civil society and community-led networks in the HIV response

As the global HIV/AIDS movement gathered this week in Amsterdam for the 22nd international AIDS conference, it has become abundantly clear that “…the only way forward for the AIDS response is the way led by communities holding the wealth and diversity of their lived experiences of exclusion and struggle for health and rights.  It is community networks that have unique reach and impact at community level and ability to influence changes for the better well-being and inclusion of our community members.” – Johnny Tohme, Community Mobilization Manager at M-Pact – grantee of the Robert Read More »

Robert Carr Fund Grantee Events at AIDS 2018

With the International Aids 2018 Conference coming up soon, please find below an oversight of the preconferences, satellites and side events organized by the grantees of the Robert Carr Fund. We are looking forward to seeing you all there. Please note that this is a preliminary oversight of grantee events – and any dates/times/venues of events should be checked with the latest version of the AIDS2018 program site.   GRANTEE EVENTS AIDS2018   Read More »

Robert Carr Fund Request For Proposals Information Webinar Series

Robert Carr Fund is pleased to be collaborating with the Regional Platforms for Communication and Coordination under the Community, Rights and Gender (CRG) strategic initiative of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria with a series of regional information webinars to provide information related to the recently launched Request For Proposals (RFP) 2019 – 2021 of the Robertt Carr Fund. Through this RFP, the Robert Carr Fund invites proposals from global and regional civil society networks addressing critical factors protecting the rights of inadequately served populations (ISPs); scaling up access to HIV Read More »


The Robert Carr Fund for civil society networks is pleased to announce an open Request For Proposals (RFP) for 2019-2021. Through this RFP, the Robert Carr Fund is inviting proposals from global and regional civil society networks addressing critical factors protecting the rights of inadequately served populations (ISPs); scaling up access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support; and assuring that resources are mobilized and utilized appropriately to respond to the global HIV epidemic. The goal of the Fund is to contribute to improved health, inclusion and social wellbeing for inadequately served populations (ISPs). To Read More »

Request for Proposals 2018

Robert Carr Fund RFP 2018 Robert Carr Fund RFP 2018 Application   Annex 1: Overview of monitoring and evaluation for learning (MEL) framework Annex 2: Lessons learnt from Consortia Building and Management, and Guidance on Consortium Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Annex 3: Costs Eligible for Funding Budget form Read More »

Welcome to new International Steering Committee (ISC) civil society (CS) representatives!

The ISC has approved the recommendation of three candidates put forward by the CS selection committee. One ISC CS member will begin immediately as a voting member to fill the vacant CS ISC seat and the remaining two ISC CS members will join the ISC in April as observers and transition to full voting members when their terms start in August 2018, when the terms for existing ISC CS members Kwaku Adomako and Frika Iskandar end. The call for CS representatives launched in January 2018 resulted in 15 candidates that met all submission and eligibility Read More »

Job announcement: Finance Officer/Project Controller

With a job at Aidsfonds - Soa Aids Nederland, your talents and your involvement come together. More than 150 highly motivated people work at our office in Amsterdam. Aidsfonds is the Fund Management Agent of the Robert Carr Civil society Networks Fund and the host of the Fund’s Secretariat. The Robert Carr civil society Networks Fund The Robert Carr civil society Networks Fund (Fund), launched in July 2012, is an innovative pooled funding mechanism designed to support global and regional civil society networks worldwide in their response to HIV and needs of marginalized groups. Men who Read More »

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