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Sao Tome and Principe commits to increase the percentage of the general budget for health from 10% to 15% in 2012 .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform
Information
  • Submitted by: Sao Tome and Principe
  • Topic: Health and population
  • Keywords: Health Budget; Youth and Women; Education and Training; Women's empowerment
  • Location: Sao Tome and Principe
  • Date of completion: 2012
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  • This voluntary initiative came from Every Woman Every Child
Sao Tome and Principe commits to increase the percentage of the general budget for health from 10% to 15% in 2012
Description/achievement of initiative

Sao Tome and Principe commits to increase the percentage of the general budget for health from 10% to 15% in 2012; increase the ratio of births attended by a qualified health personnel from 87.5% to 95%; reduce the percentage of inadequate family planning service delivery from 37% to 15%; increase the geographic coverage of PMTCT services from 23% to 95%; increase the percentage of pregnant women receiving ARVs from prenatal centres from 29% to 95%; and increase the prevalence of contraception from 33.7% to 50%.

Implementation methodologies

By increasing the percentage of the general budget for health, increasing qualified health personnel, increasing the geographic coverage of PMTCT services.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Sao Tome and Principe commits to increase the percentage of the general budget for health from 10% to 15% in 2012; increase the ratio of births attended by a qualified health personnel from 87.5% to 95%; reduce the percentage of inadequate family planning service delivery from 37% to 15%; increase the geographic coverage of PMTCT services from 23% to 95%; increase the percentage of pregnant women receiving ARVs from prenatal centres from 29% to 95%; and increase the prevalence of contraception from 33.7% to 50%. 2012
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