World leaders pledge US$1 billion to transform health and nutrition of world’s poorest women, children and adolescents

[World Bank] Washington, DC — Ten new investors–Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Denmark, the European Commission, Germany, Japan, Laerdal Global Health, the Netherlands, Qatar and an anonymous donor–have joined since the launch of the Global Financing Facility replenishment. They join existing funders the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Canada, MSD for Mothers, Norway, and the United Kingdom to fund the GFF to improve the health and nutrition of women, children and adolescents. – US$1 billion pledged to the GFF T