IFFIm's financial base consists of legally-binding grants from nine sovereign sponsors. By signing the grant agreements, these countries have agreed to pay these obligations in a specified schedule of payments.

To date, the sponsoring countries have committed to pay the following US$ equivalent amounts:

Country Amount committed
  US$ equivalent Currency of pledge
UK United Kingdom   US$ 2,980 million over 23 years GBP 1,630 million
France France US$ 1,720 million over 20 years EUR 1,240 million
Italy Italy   US$ 635 million over 20 years EUR 499 million
Australia Australia   US$ 284 million over 20 years AUD 288 million
Norway Norway US$ 264 million over 15 years US$ 27 million & NOK 1,500 million
Spain Spain US$ 240 million over 20 years EUR 189.50 million
The Netherlands The Netherlands US$ 114.4 million over 12 years EUR 80 million
Sweden Sweden US$ 38 million over 15 years SEK 276 million
UK South Africa   US$ 20 million over 20 years US$ 20 million


  • The table above shows IFFIm pledges by donors in US dollars and US dollar equivalent amounts of national currency pledges calculated using applicable exchange rates.
  • Brazil pledged the equivalent of US$ 20 million. A grant agreement is pending.
  • At the Berlin pledging conference on 27 January 2015, Australia, France, and the Netherlands made additional pledges to IFFIm of A$ 37.5 million, €150 million, and €60 million respectively. While Australia’s grant agreement has been signed, France and the Netherlands are in process of finalising their respective agreements. These new pledges combined with the existing pledges will bring the total amount of donor commitments to IFFIm to US$6.5 billion.

IFFIm issues bonds based on long-term donor pledges

IFFIm issues bonds based on long-term donor pledges  

Source: Gavi 2016.


In total, 24% of children in Gavi-supported countries are undervaccinated.


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