Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Muskoka Initiative - EU

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Date of commitment: 
June 2010

Commitment

G-8 countries commit to mobilize $5 billion of additional funding over the next five years towards maternal, newborn and child health, in addition to $4.1 billion that G-8 members already contribute annually. It is anticipated that the Initiative will mobilize significantly more than the $10 billion over the period 2010-2015.

Target

$70 million (Euro 50 million) over 2010-2013

Progress

additional €15 million disbursed to the global Fund in 2011. planned: additional €15 million to the global Fund in 2013; additional €10 million to gaVi in 2012- 13; additional €280 million to mdg 4 and 5 activities through the €1 billion mdg initiative before 2015.

Gap

Not clear.

Additionality

Commitment counts under the Global Strategy for Women's and Children's Health. It is not clear whether this commitment is additional to other ODA and health commitments.