i. acknowledges its previous decisions (GF/B15/DP17 and GF/B18/DP20) concerning the need for and value of a National Strategy Applications ("NSAs") procedure; and
ii. recognizes the ongoing learning process with partners from the launch of the First Learning Wave of NSAs ("FLW").
Therefore, the Board requests the Secretariat to prepare appropriate in-depth analyses and recommendations, taking into account:
i. the feedback from the Technical Review Panel and other relevant partners on the FLW; and
ii. the new architecture approved at this Board meeting;
for further investment on the basis of NSAs; and present it to the Policy and Strategy Committee for further consideration at its next meeting.