Utkrisht Development Impact Bond: Improving Private Sector Maternal and Neonatal Care in India through Innovative Financing

Session Date: April 22, 2021

Session Description: The Utkrisht development impact bond is a results-based financing mechanism designed to improve the quality of maternity care offered by private providers in Rajasthan, India. This collaboration between Merck for Mothers, UBS Optimus Foundation, USAID, Palladium, PSI, and HLFPPT is one of only a few active impact bonds for health in the world. In this session we will discuss the design and implementation of this innovative financing mechanism, as well as private sector quality improvement for maternal and newborn health.

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