The Memorandum of Understanding on the implementation of the Norwegian financial mechanism 2009-2014 was signed on 8 June 2011 by the Kingdom of Norway and the Republic of Estonia. According to the memorandum, Estonia receives €23 680 000 from Norway in the form of grant assistance. €8 912 000 of that support is allocated for the implementation of the programme "Public Health Initiaitves"
The main activities are related to the improvement of the mental health services, access to and quality of health services for children.
Department of Public Health in cooperation with the Department of Foreign Financing
The priority areas of action should include prevention, detection and treatment of
mental health and lifestyle related disorders with primary focus on children. The actions
are planned in areas and in manner that build a network that is sustainable after conclusion of current program period
Improvement of mental health services, in particular for children and youth
Improvement of access to and quality of health services, including reproductive and preventive child health care
Increased prevention and reduction of lifestyle-related diseases
Improvement of prevention and treatment of communicable diseases (including HIV/AIDS and TB)