Nepal experienced a steep decline in maternal mortality between 1996 and 2006, which had again dropped by 2010.
Uptake of health facilities for delivery care in Ethiopia has not been examined in the light of equality.
Gaps include weakness in the assessment of competencies of trainees, in supportive supervision, and in impact assessment of packages.
PMNCH's Knowledge Summary #29 highlights newborn health.
An infographic on shared pathway to maternal and newborn health.
While great progress has been made to improve child survival across the globe, newborn survival continues to lag behind.
Neonatal hypothermia is increasingly recognized as a risk factor for newborn survival. The World Health Organization recommends maintaining a warm chain and skin-to-skin care for thermoprotection of newborn children.