As the Global Fund approaches the replenishment of funds for the next implementation period, 2020 to 2022, the question of how well Global Fund grant funds are absorbed has become prominent. It is a topic, among others, in recent reports by the Global Fund’s Office of the Inspector General (OIG), the Secretariat and civil society organizations.
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Western and Central Africa
Still, absorptive capacity has improved despite long-standing challenges
OIG advisory review on Western and Central Africa questions ‘challenging operating environment’ policy
Great variation in country contexts requires greater flexibility
New OIG Advisory Report on grant implementation in Western and Central Africa identifies room for improvement
Secretariat Action Plan undertakes to review existing policies that limit adaptation to country context
The OIG team that recently conducted a study on grant implementation in Western and Central Africa (WCA) presented its Advisory Report at a special information session during the ‘Pre-Day’ meeting of the Global Fund’s 41st Board meeting, on May 14.