Registration for Woman Deliver Conference 2016 Now Open

Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference, taking place 16-19 May 2016, will be the largest gathering on girls’ and women’s health and rights in the last decade and one of the first major global conferences following the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Webinar: Helping Babies Breathe catalyzing Helping Babies Survive

Ethiopia, Nigeria, India HNN Team

This webinar will analyze lessons learned from a Global Development Alliance and its future plans.

Bangladesh: Improving newborn survival

Bangladesh HNN Team

Implementation of CNCP in Kushtia district has been recently launched in Dhaka by the Directorates of Health Services (DGHS) and Directorates of Family Planning (DGFP) with technical support from Saving Newborn Lives Programme of Save the Children.

Del Mar Rotary medical training project improves odds for newborns in Ethiopia

Ethiopia HNN Team

During this first phase of the project, the team trained 17 health care professionals in the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University of Gondar.

Bangladesh: CNCP Launched to Improve Newborn Survival

Bangladesh HNN Team

This package will be implemented in Kushtia with technical support from SNL, Save the Children in Bangladesh to measure the strength of implementation so that those interventions could be implemented at scale within the existing government system later on.

Uganda: Health ministry directs NMS on resuscitation kits

Uganda HNN Team

Previously, the procurement and supply of the kits had largely depended on donors and had not been adequate or consistent, leading to severe shortages at Health Centres III and IV.

Bangladesh: Child mortality drops as Special Care Newborn Unit are saving babies

Bangladesh HNN Team

By 2015, UNICEF plans to support the upgrading of SCANUs in nine more hospitals in managing sick newborns.

In much of the world, the survival of newborns cannot be taken for granted

Tanzania, United Republic of HNN Team

The suddenness of this little girl’s death, so soon after her welcome to the world, made it seem particularly cruel. To the nurses, however, it was hardly unusual.

Workshop on ‘Helping Babies Breathe’ held at LUMHS

Pakistan HNN Team

The goal of the HBB initiative is to have at least one person skilled in neonatal resuscitation at the birth of every child.

Better Bath Rituals Is One Way Bangladesh Is Saving Its Newborns

Bangladesh HNN Team

“through our work and other organizations, and the government, people now have a strong belief that there is a way out, if you act quickly.”