The Board of the Global Fund has three committees, which serve to provide specific expertise in the following subject areas:
Its role is to ensure optimal performance of the corporate and financial operations of the Global Fund. It:
This committee ensures that the Global Fund and its stakeholders adhere to appropriate standards of ethical behavior. It:
Its purpose is to:
Committee members are drawn from the membership of the constituencies that make up the Board. The Board Member, the Alternate, or any other member of the constituency can serve on any of the committees. Committee members serve for a term of two years.
Each committee has delegated authority from the Board to perform decision-making, advisory and oversight in their specific areas. Coordination of the work of the committees and the Board is managed by the Coordinating Group.
Selection of committee membership is the responsibility of the Coordinating Group. Every two years, the Chair and Vice-Chair of the Board will solicit nominations from the constituencies and, together with the rest of the Coordinating Group, will appoint committee members, ensuring a balance between donor countries, implementing countries, civil society, the private sector and foundations.