Addressing Critical Knowledge Gaps in Newborn Health

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By Steve Wall on August 3, 2015
Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is the world’s oldest and most established life-saving intervention for newborns and infants. Yet, health systems throughout the world too often fail to maximize opportunities to encourage and support mothers to successfully breastfeed.

By Dr. Jean Kalilani on July 27, 2015
Malawi
Africa

Malawi will launch its Newborn Action Plan (ENAP) this week.

By Ana Langer on July 10, 2015

A groundbreaking report, “Women and Health: The key to sustainable development,” was released in June 5.The report explores the multifaceted ways in which women and health interact.

By Jhpiego Organization on July 2, 2015
Philippines

Nurse Reymund Lumantas helps save the life of this baby girl with newborn resuscitation skills he learned through the Jhpiego-supported MindanaoHealth Project.

By Preetha Iyengar on June 11, 2015

The number of people currently affected by humanitarian emergencies is unprecedented, and is increasing by approximately 10 million people every year. In these fragile settings, mothers and their vulnerable newborn babies are even more at risk.