Description/achievement of initiative
At the Plenary of the MDG Summit Japan’s Prime Minister will launch its new Global Health Policy, which places a special focus on maternal, newborn and child health and will commit to provide $ 5 billion in five years from 2011. Under this new Policy, Japan will support the Global Strategy by implementing and advocating a package model by the name of “EMBRACE”, which intends to ensure the continuum of care from pregnancy to post natal stage. Japan also reaffirms its financial commitment made at the G8 Muskoka Summit to provide up to an additional $500 million for maternal, newborn and child health in five years from 2011 will be fulfilled as part of today’s $5 billion commitment.
By supporting global strategy and implementing, advocating a package model buy the name of "EMBRACE" which intends to ensure the continuum of care from pregnancy to post natal stage.
Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer
Coordination mechanisms/governance structure