Blended Finance for Global Health: Summary of a Policy Roundtable

Resources and Additional Reading

General Blended Finance:

OECD: Making Blended Finance Work for the SGDs. 2018

Convergence: The Global Network for Blended Finance.

International Finance Corporation. DFI Working Group on Blended Concessional Finance for Private Sector Projects. 2018

International Finance Corporation. Blended Concessional Finance: Scaling Up Private Investment in Lower-Income Countries. 2018

Overseas Development Institute: Blended finance in the poorest countries: the need for a better approach, 2019.

USAID and Blended Finance:

USAID Center for Innovation and Impact. Greater than the Sum of its Parts: Blended Finance Roadmap for Global Health. 2019.

USAID . Private Sector Engagement Policy. 2019.

USAID. Unleashing Private Capital for Global Health Innovation. 2019.

Examples of Blended Finance in Global Health

Medical Credit Fund:

Utkrisht Development Impact Bond for Maternal Health:

Grand Challenges Canada. Cameroon Kangaroo Mother Care Development Impact Bond:


Issue Brief

KFF Headquarters: 185 Berry St., Suite 2000, San Francisco, CA 94107 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270 | Email Alerts: | |

The independent source for health policy research, polling, and news, KFF is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California.