Country Coordinating Mechanism

The Global Fund / John Rae

Eligibility

For a Country Coordinating Mechanism to receive funding from the Global Fund, and in the interest of enhancing good governance, every Country Coordinating Mechanism fulfills six eligibility requirements:

  • Eligibility requirement 1: Carry out a transparent and inclusive funding application development process
  • Eligibility requirement 2: Facilitate an open and transparent Principal Recipient selection process
  • Eligibility requirement 3: Oversee program implementation and implement an oversight plan
  • Eligibility requirement 4: Document the representation of affected communities
  • Eligibility requirement 5: Ensure representation of nongovernmental members through transparent and documented processes
  • Eligibility requirement 6: Adopt and enforce a code of conduct and conflict of interest policy

Timing

Requirements 1 and 2 are assessed by the Global Fund Secretariat at the time a Country Coordinating Mechanism submits a funding request for its disease programs.

Requirements 3 through 6 are regularly assessed through the Eligibility and Performance Assessment carried out by the Country Coordinating Mechanism.

Policy

The Country Coordinating Mechanism Policy provides more detail on the eligibility requirements and principles: