Global Strategy for Women's and Children's Health - Afghanistan 2010 commitments

Date of commitment: 
September 2010
Millennium Development Goal: 


In 2010- Afghanistan committed to increase public spending on health from $10.92 to at least $15 per capita by 2020 and increase the proportion of deliveries assisted by a skilled professional from 24% to 75% through strategies such as increasing the number of midwives from 2400 to 4556 and increasing the proportion of women with access to emergency obstetric care to 80%. Afghanistan also pledged to improve access to health services - strengthening outreach, home visits, mobile health teams, and local health facilities. Additionally, Afghanistan committed increase the use of contraception from 15% to 60%, the coverage of childhood immunization programs to 95%, and universalize Integrated Management of Childhood Illness.


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It is not clear if these are additional to other commitments towards women's and children's health.