Board Decisions


Approved by the Board on: 16 August 2022

Eligibility of Venezuela’s Malaria and TB Components for the 2023-2025 Allocation Period

Based on the recommendation of the Strategy Committee described in [GF/B47/ER08], the Board:

  1. Acknowledges that the Eligibility Policy (GF/B47/03) allows certain non-eligible countries to be recommended to be exceptionally eligible for malaria in line with paragraph 11 of the Policy;
  2. Acknowledges that the Eligibility Policy’s treatment of Venezuela’s exceptional tuberculosis (“TB”) eligibility must consider the fact that Venezuela is the only country in the World Bank’s classification system that is temporarily unclassified;
  3. Based on the Secretariat and technical partners’ recommendation described in [GF/B47/ER08], approves that Venezuela’s malaria and TB components be made exceptionally eligible for the 2023-2025 Allocation period; and
  4. Notes that any components made exceptionally eligible will be governed by the Allocation Methodology 2023-2025 and existing Global Fund policies and processes.