Innovative Financing Instruments

New ways to mobilise existing resources.

Results-based financing is emerging as an important tool for achieving development outcomes. This workshop will explore the capabilities of instruments like bonds, guarantees, and invoice factoring, including providing risk-adjusted returns for private investors.

You will learn how to mobilise resources using existing products in new markets or with new investors; look at expansion into new markets while creating new financing products; and explore case studies to see how these instruments are being implemented.

Learning outcomes

  • Understand results-based financing and its components
  • Discover the pros and cons of different financing instruments
  • Learn about new options that promote collaboration between the public and private sectors


Neelam Makhijani
Country Director, Management Sciences for Health
Pascal Saint-Firmin
Principal Technical Advisor and Cluster Lead for Health Financing, Management Sciences for Health