(a) Sense of CongressIt is the sense of Congress that the President, the Secretary of State, the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, the Secretary of Defense, and the heads of other relevant Federal departments and agencies should—
develop more adaptive and responsive policy and program planning, implementation, and scaling under the Global Fragility Strategy established pursuant to section 9803 of this title, and work with the appropriate congressional committees to identify any legislative changes that may be necessary to support such efforts;
better integrate the strategy and other conflict and violence reduction objectives and activities into other policy and program areas, where appropriate; and
(b) Other funding and cost matchingThe Global Fragility Strategy established pursuant to section 9803 of this title—
may, after consultation with the appropriate congressional committees, be supported with funds other than funds authorized to be appropriated pursuant to section 9808 of this title; and
(c) Multi-donor Global Fragility Fund
Pursuant to sections 2357 and 2392 of this title, and consistent with subsection (b), and after consultation with the appropriate congressional committees, the Secretary of State is authorized to establish funding mechanisms, to include the establishment of a Global Fragility Fund, to leverage, receive, coordinate, and program funds provided by other donors and private sector partners to carry out the purposes of this chapter.
(2) PurposesA funding mechanism established pursuant to paragraph (1) should—
include input from and participation by key bilateral and multilateral donors, representatives of civil society, relevant nongovernmental organizations and private sector entities, and developing countries where fragility threatens to exacerbate violent extremism and undermine development;
advance clearly defined goals, objectives, and metrics for monitoring, evaluating, and measuring progress; and
(3) Congressional notification
Funds may not be obligated under this section except in consultation with the appropriate congressional committees and subject to the notification of such committees of the amount and proposed uses of such funds at least 15 days in advance of such proposed obligation.
(Pub. L. 116–94, div. J, title V, § 510, Dec. 20, 2019, 133 Stat. 3067.)