Save the Children commits up to $500 million per year for the next 5 years
Description/achievement of initiative

Save the Children commits up to $500 million per year for the next 5 years (including $150 million contributed by private individuals) to: promote policy changes that accelerate progress on MDG4; expand and intensify efforts to integrate proven technology into health systems to protect newborns in 12 priority countries; train 400,000 health workers; mobilize civil society to hold governments accountable; engage with multi-sector partners to help deliver life-saving programming. Save the Children is also committed to advocating for equity in all health and nutrition programmes to ensure that disproportionate levels of mortality in poor and marginalised groups are no longer tolerated.

Implementation methodologies

By promoting policy changes, expanding and intensifying efforts to integrate proven technology into health systems. training 400,000 health workers.
Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Save the Children commits up to $500 million per year for the next 5 years (including $150 million contributed by private individuals) to: promote policy changes that accelerate progress on MDG4; expand and intensify efforts to integrate proven technology into health systems to protect newborns in 12 priority countries; train 400,000 health workers; mobilize civil society to hold governments accountable; engage with multi-sector partners to help deliver life-saving programming. 2015
Resources devoted to implementation
Type Details
Financing (in USD) $2,500,000,000

Action Network
  • Every Woman Every Child
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