WHO lays out recommendations to save newborns

The Week HNN Team

According to a recent report released by WHO titled Survive and thrive: transforming care for every small and sick newborn, it is crucial for the world to transform care for every newborn baby, in order to achieve the global target of health for all. Reducing neonatal mortality to 12 per 1,000 live births and under-five … Continued

EFCNI Hosts 10th Parents’ Meeting

HNN Team

Harnessing the power of parents, families and communities is one of five strategic objectives of the Every Newborn action plan.

Inequalities in maternal and newborn health discussed by the European Parliament

HNN Team

Every tenth child in the European Union is born premature and much more could be done to prevent and properly manage the impact of prematurity through the life course of a child, family and society.

World Prematurity Day highlights effective, low-cost care

HNN Team

Preterm birth is the world’s largest killer of newborn babies, causing more than 1million deaths each year. 75% could be saved without expensive, high technology care.