Functional Area Relevant Section Description of updates/changes   Date of updates/changes Focal Point


Audit and Investigations              

Budgeting for Principal Recipient Audit           Revised guidance on budgeting for Principal Recipient audits reflecting tailored audit cost recovery process in alignment with OAI's risk-based approach to audit.


19 September 2017                                             


Procurement and Supply Management         

Quality Assurance for Diagnostic Products Revised guidance reflecting updated Global Fund Quality Assurance Policy for diagnostics.


25 October 2017                       

Audit and Investigations

OIG Investigations and Audit  Additional guidance to Country Offices on OIG audit when UNDP is Principal Recipient.


8 March 2018                   



Financial Management              

Cost Recovery Additional guidance to Country Offices on cost recovery for providing technical assistance to national entities. 


2 April 2018                                            


Legal Framework             

Limited Liability Clause Additional guidance to Country Offices on the limited liability clause.

1 May 2018    


Procurement and Supply Management             

Procurement of Pharmaceuticals and other Health Products Additional guidance to Country Offices on the procurement of pharmaceuticals and other health products.

8 May 2018  


Sub-recipient Management              

Selecting Sub-recipients Change in terminology for modalities used to identify Sub-recipients.


8 May 2018