India is spending over US $ 3.5 billion each year on health services, with substantial expenditure on services aimed towards women’s and children’s health
Description/achievement of initiative

India is spending over US $ 3.5 billion each year on health services, with substantial expenditure on services aimed towards women’s and children’s health. Currently, India is focusing on strengthening its efforts in the 264 districts that account for nearly 70% of all infant and maternal deaths. Between now and 2015, India will provide technical assistance to other countries and share its experience, and will support the creation of a platform for global knowledge management to oversee the dissemination of best practices.

Implementation methodologies

India will provide substantial expenditure on services aimed towards women's and children's health. India will provide technical assistance to other countries and share its experience, support the creation of a platform for global knowledge management to oversee the dissemination of best practices. For additional information, please refer to the deliverables.
Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Between now and 2015, India will provide technical assistance to other countries and share its experience, and will support the creation of a platform for global knowledge management to oversee the dissemination of best practices. 2015
Resources devoted to implementation
Type Details
Financing (in USD) $14,000,000,000
Staff / Technical expertise India will provide technical assistance to other countries and share its experience

Action Network
  • Every Woman Every Child
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