Women in Kenya Want Access to Quality Maternal Health Care

In April 2018, hundreds of partners joined forces to launch What Women Want, a global campaign to hear directly from one million women and girls about their top request for quality reproductive and maternal healthcare services. Through an exclusive blog series, Ms. is sharing their demands and their stories. The What...

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Transforming health systems with water, sanitation and hygiene

To ensure every woman can give birth in a healthcare centre with clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene facilities, governments, donors, researchers and NGOs need to work together and step up efforts. Alison Macintyre, Health Advisor at WaterAid, introduces our new report, which showcases examples from our work on...

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The 12 most widely downloaded HNN resources in 2016

2016 was an important year for newborn health. Some highlights included new research and guidelines emphasizing the importance of addressing perinatal deaths, managing infections and improving postnatal care, and counting every baby. Seven international professional associations endorsed a joint statement on kangaroo mother care to accelerate its use for small...

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