Innovative Finance Mechanisms Critical To Achieving Sustainable Development Goals

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Philippe Douste-Blazy, under-secretary general of the United Nations and chair of UNITAID

“…There has never been a greater need for innovative financing mechanisms to meet the scale of developmental disparities and human suffering. The international community today agrees that these new forms of financing are becoming essential if we want to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals after 2015. … Innovative finance mechanisms have proven that it is possible to achieve real impact through small contributions and that there is a way to engage millions of individuals and institutions to produce sustainable aid funding…” (2/2).