2017 Progress Report on the Global Strategy

Globally, the health and well-being of women, children and adolescents are improving faster than at any point in history, even in many of the poorest nations. The transformation is due in great measure to one of the most successful global health initiatives in history: Every Woman Every Child (EWEC). Since its launch by the United Nations in 2010, partners worldwide have made nearly 650 commitments, and more than US$ 45 billion has been disbursed to scale up evidence-based interventions.

The Unified Accountability Framework: Supporting country-led efforts with the Global Strategy for Women’s Children’s and Adolescents’ Health

In September of 2015, UN Secretary-General and world leaders launched the updated Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health 2016-2030 (Global Strategy) alongside the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 

Indicator and monitoring framework for the Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health, (2016-2030)

The Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (2016-2030) was launched in September 2015. It sets ambitious objectives to improve women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health in alignment with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) along three axes:

EWEC Global Strategy for Women’s Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (2016 -2030)

The ambition of the Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health is to end preventable deaths among all women, children and adolescents, to greatly improve their health and well-being and to bring about the transformative change needed to shape a more prosperous and sustainable future.