Global Fund cancels $574 million for fighting AIDS in Malawi

March 25, 2015 1:19 PM

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LILONGWE (Reuters) - The Global Fund has canceled $574 million in grants to Malawi for fighting AIDS and asked for a $6.4 million refund over allegations of financial mismanagement, the health minister said on Wednesday.

Jean Kalilani said the Global Fund asked for the refund after the ministry of health and the National Aids Commission (NAC) allegedly bought vehicles that were not budgeted for.

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