Consultancy: Website Designer – Digitizing the Newborn Health in Humanitarian Settings Field Guide

Digitizing NBFG Web Designer Terms of Reference Background of the project  In recent years, global maternal and newborn health experts have led the development of numerous technical and operational guidelines to advance the field of maternal and newborn health (MNH) in humanitarian settings, including the Newborn Health in Humanitarian Settings:...

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Consultancy: Digitizing the Newborn Health in Humanitarian Settings Field Guide

Digitizing NBFG Consultancy SOW Title:  Consultant – Digitizing the Newborn Field Guide Total number of Consultants:  One Country Program:  Health Unit / IAWG Newborn Initiative Proposed Dates:  September 1, 2021 – February 28, 2022 Duration:  60 days Background of the project:   In recent years, global MNH experts have led the...

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Every Woman, Every Child – but not Everywhere: The Unfinished Agenda for Maternal and Newborn Health in Humanitarian Settings

By HRH Princess Sarah Zeid, WFP Special Advisor, Maternal & Child Health and Nutrition, UNHCR Patron for Maternal and Newborn Health, and Elaine Scudder, IAWG Senior Advisor, Maternal and Newborn Health.  ‘’No woman, child or adolescent should face a greater risk of preventable death because of where they live or...

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Ms. Annes Mboya and her colleagues providing breastfeeding counseling to a mother, Kakuma Refugee Camp

“We end up losing babies for reasons we can easily prevent.”

Insights from Annes Mboya, nurse-midwife at Kakuma Refugee Camp By Annes Mboya, Nurse-Midwife, IRC; Andrea Edman, Advocacy & Communications Specialist, IAWG Newborn Initiative When a woman comes to the hospital walking, they should go home walking. If they came to the hospital with a baby in their tummy that was...

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Every Newborn Action: Regional and country responses to the COVID pandemic

In the recently held global event Lives in the Balance COVID-19 Summit, the global and regional newborn health community showcased their efforts in assisting countries to protect, preserve and track the delivery of good quality care to every woman and newborn during the COVID-19 Pandemic. As the world faces the...

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