Independent Multi-Country Review of Community Engagement in Grant Making & Implementation Processes


The Community, Rights, and Gender (CRG) Department of the Global Fund Secretariat has published this document which shares findings and recommendations for increasing the meaningful engagement of communities in all phases of Global Fund grants. The review summarises lessons learned and good practices for how communities engage meaningfully, and identifies key principles and strategic actions the Global Fund can take to ensure greater accountability between communities, Country Coordinating Mechanisms (CCMs), other key stakeholders, and the Global Fund itself. The review was carried out by the Community Action and Leadership Collaborative (CLAC) and lead by the Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF). 

Contents include:

  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Proposed Definition and Principles of Meaningful Community Engagement
  • Recommendations, Srategic Actions, and Lessons Learned
  • Next Step

This document is useful for sex workers and sex worker-led organisations interested in learning more about the Global Fund. It is also useful for those who are already working with the Global Fund, or want to increase their knowledge of the Global Fund.

You can download this 68 page PDF above. This resource is available in English.