Addressing Critical Knowledge Gaps in Newborn Health


August 1, 2015


World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from 1 to 7 August in more than 170 countries to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world.

September 16, 2015

European Foundation for the Care of Newborn Infants
Council of International Neonatal Nurses, INC (COINN)

Information will be shared on practice and research issues, standards of care, and educational opportunities. Networking and communication with other professional organisations are promoted.

September 21, 2015


 Birth Defects in the Post-MDG Era: Joining Hands for Prevention and Care

October 4, 2015


Introducing the FIGO triennial Congress in Vancouver, Canada.

October 18, 2015

Maternal Health Task Force
Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP)
U.S. Agency for International Development
Save the Children
The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH)

The technical conference will focus on discussing programs, policies, research, and advocacy to support achieving effective and sustainable coverage of maternal and newborn interventions.

August 14, 2016

Council of International Neonatal Nurses, INC (COINN)

Neonatal nurses will meet in Vancouver to discuss research, case studies and lessons learned.