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.
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