Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation commits $1.5 billion over the next 5 years to improving women’s and children’s health. This includes investments to support maternal, neonatal and child health, family planning and nutrition programs in developing countries. This investment does not reflect the foundation’s grant making for vaccines, or for the prevention of pneumonia, diarrhea, malaria or HIV/AIDS—all of which are closely linked to child health.

Implementation methodologies

By providing financial grants and in kind of contribution of which are closely linked to child health.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Deliverables
2015
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation commits $1.5 billion over the next 5 years to improving women’s and children’s health. This includes investments to support maternal, neonatal and child health, family planning and nutrition programs in developing countries.
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 5
Resources devoted to implementation
Financing (in USD)
1,500,000,000 USD
In-kind contribution
vaccines and grants for the prevention of pneumonia, diarrhea, malaria or HIV/AIDS
SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
SDGs
Action Network
Information
Location: Selected Developing Countries
Date of completion: 2015
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
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Documents
#SDGAction1126
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