Project profile — Support to the Renewal of the Global Strategy for Women's, Children's and Adolescent's Health


OSG - Office of the SecretaryGeneral (41149)
2015-03-31 - 2017-11-30
Global Affairs Canada
MFM Global Issues & Dev.Branch

Country / region 

• Africa, regional (33.40%)
• America, regional (33.30%)
• Asia, regional (33.30%)


• Health, General: Health policy and administrative management (12110) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (significant objective)
• Youth Issues (significant objective)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)


This project aims to develop a renewed Global Strategy to guide efforts on women’s, children’s and adolescent health. This strategy builds on the Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health that expires in 2015. Project activities includes support to: (1) the dissemination of the progress report on the Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health; (2) the drafting of the new Global Strategy; (3) multi-stakeholder consultations on the new Global Strategy; and (4) the launch of the Global Strategy and accompanying implementation plan in September 2015.

Expected results 

The expected results of a renewed Global Strategy include: (1) increased political and financial support for women’s and children’s health; and (2) reduced incidence of maternal, newborn and child deaths in developing countries.

Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by implementing partners
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