Respectful Maternity Care and Maternal Mental Health are Inextricably Linked

This blog was originally published by Sara Matthews in the New Security Beat blog of the Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program. A positive birth experience is not a luxury, but a necessity, said Hedieh Mehrtash, consultant for the Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research at the...

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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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The Power of Compassion: How Legislators Can Help After Stillbirth

A post from the Stillbirth Advocacy Working Group stillbirth series by Terrell Hatzilias, PhD “This is one of those things we can do as a body that really is going to make a difference, to real people in this world.” Washington State Senator Ron Muzzall, speaking in favor of allowing...

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