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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.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Progress reports
Goal 5
2015
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.
Staff / Technical expertise
India will provide technical assistance to other countries and share its experience
Financing (in USD)
14,000,000,000 USD

Basic information
Time-frame: - 2015
Partners
Countries
Contact information
United Nations