The Global Fund Board approved the Global Fund Strategy 2012-2016 in 2011. In 2015, the Technical Evaluation Reference Group brought together review components of the strategy to independently assess the Global Fund’s work. The results of this Strategic Review 2015, along with other Technical Evaluation Reference Group evaluations, informed the development of the Global Fund Strategy 2017-2022.
The group decided to conduct a smaller scope Strategic Review 2017 as a follow-up on to the Strategic Review 2015 to:
The review started in December 2016 and ended in June 2017.
The strategic review aims to examine and analyze the Global Fund’s responses to the Strategic Review 2015 and other Technical Evaluation Reference Group thematic review recommendations, and the changes and implementation during the final two years of the 2012-2016 strategy, paying specific attention to:
The review aims to analyze how lessons learned are contributing to the readiness of the Global Fund to implement its 2017-2022 strategy; to provide recommendations to facilitate strategy implementation; and to identify areas for further examination by the Technical Evaluation Reference Group, looking in particular at:
The evaluation team conducted:
The final report is to be submitted and discussed at the Technical Evaluation Reference Group meeting, the Board's Strategy Committee and the Board. Recommendations will also be provided to the Global Fund Secretariat.