Among these interventions is a simplified solution to lighting of maternity wards using a Solar Suitcase. This is an easy-to-use power unit that provides health workers with lighting and power for mobile communication, laptop commuters and small medical devices.
The DevelopmentXChange will serve as a launching pad for the most promising innovators to develop and scale their transformational solutions to increase maternal and newborn survival.
New partnership to raise resources from private capital markets to help close global financing gap for investments in maternal, adolescent and child health
10 million girls and young women in India will now be able to learn how to protect themselves and their children against malnutrition thanks to a new initiative that will provide much-needed nutrition education directly to them on their mobile phones.
Preterm birth now among leading causes infant deaths
USAID’s flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP), along with World Health Organization, releases its latest evidence brief: Recommendations for Augmentation of Labour.
Thrive Networks and newborn care innovator Embrace are joining forces to increase the reach and impact of their solutions to a persistent global health challenge: the unacceptably high newborn mortality rate in countries around the globe.
New 12 page policy brief on entitled "Countdown to a healthier Ethiopia" released in Addis Abba.
'Progress for Children' report highlights lessons from the MDGs
African governments have been called upon to pay more attention to instituting more at-birth measures that can reduce deaths of newborns and mothers.