09 April 2020
Technical guidance is rapidly being developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic; its relationship to HIV, tuberculosis and malaria; and the implications for Global Fund grants.
As part of the response to COVID-19, the Global Fund is sharing new country guidance that the Secretariat prepared for internal staff based on discussions with the World Health Organization and partners. Global Fund investments and advice to Principal Recipients and implementers strictly follow World Health Organization guidelines.
This guidance takes the form of information notes and key messages.
These information notes, future information notes, and links to guidance from partners are listed on our COVID-19 Technical Guidance page.
In early April, these key messages were shared as guidance to countries to operationalize World Health Organization guidelines, adapting them to COVID-19 and country-specific contexts: