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Steven Radelet, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Development, presented the results of his analysis of the Global Fund, examining the Fund’s unique structure as a foreign aid institution, its progress to date, and the major challenges it faces going forward. Key issues include the structure of the global fund’s operations in recipient countries, the speed of its disbursements, and its future funding levels. Anil Soni, Executive Director, Friends of the Global Fight, Former Advisor to the Executive Director, Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria, will offer his reactions to this analysis and provide an update of the Global Fund’s 8th Board meeting, which concluded on June 30th.