In the absence of weighing scales, measuring the size of a baby’s foot using the foot length card and danger sign screening cards can help identify if a baby is premature or has low birth weight, a new study has shown.
Findings from a four-year study (2012-2015) conducted by Makerere School of Public Health in Eastern Uganda have revealed a significant correlation between maternal health and community participation.
Global Financing Facility Launched with Billions Already Mobilized to End Maternal and Child Mortality by 2030
New partnership to raise resources from private capital markets to help close global financing gap for investments in maternal, adolescent and child health.
The meeting saw partners commit resources to the global efforts to improve maternal and child health, including the Global Financing Facility, which will prioritise investment in the health of women and children.