35th Global Fund Board Meeting that will be held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, on Tuesday 26 April and Wednesday 27 April 2016.
A terrorist attack that took place on Sunday 13 March, in Grand Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire. Our condolences and thoughts are with the people of Côte d'Ivoire, and with the families of the victims.
The Secretariat, working with the Board Leadership, has now received, reviewed and discussed all relevant information and expert advice regarding security considerations for the 35th Board Meeting. Overall, the advice is unified that travel to Abidjan can proceed, as long as certain additional security measures are implemented to anticipate concerns around parts of the Board Meeting program.