• 208-266

    Conducting research on specific interventions and services to improve health care

  • 1593-4

    Investigating the determinants of sexual and reproductive health

  • 2009-940

    Describing the epidemiology of child morbidity and mortality

  • 2009-239

    Developing methods for evaluating progress achieved by health programmes

  • 2009-79

    Researching health policy and system issues

Our 1st Report was Successfully Launched! September 15, 2014

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On Monday night we successfully launched the MARCH Centre’s first report! 

The London School’s director, Peter Piot, introduced and officially launched the report, which was followed by an overview of its contents and purpose by MARCH director, Joy Lawn.  The centre is the central hub for women’s…

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Join us in Launching Our 1st Report

Thanks to Felicia Webb

Please join us as we launch our 1st report on September 15th
Date: Monday 15 September 2014 
Time: 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Venue: South Courtyard Cafe, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
Type of event: Launch 
Speaker(s): Professor Baron Peter Piot, Professor Joy Lawn, and the…

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What strategies are cost-effective in improving health care for women and their newborns? Research Highlight

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Highlighted research on what’s new in maternal and newborn health

Strategies to improve maternal and newborn health care in low-income settings can be cost-effective, though the evidence is limited, suggests a recent systematic review published in BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth on 22 July 2014.
READ THE RESEARCH…

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500 Day Milestone: Millennium Development Goals

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“The transformative impact of the MDGs is undeniable.” – United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon.
Shared Goals. Global Action. Real Solutions.
August 18, 2014 marked 500 days until the target date for the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals, the world’s “to-do list” to improve lives and alleviate poverty…

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More Every Newborn Coverage

Photographer: Britta Pedersen/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images
A woman stands at the roadside with her child in Maputo, Mozambique.

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A woman stands at the roadside with her child in Maputo, Mozambique.
More Every Newborn Coverage 
Since the launch of the Every Newborn Action Plan and the Every Newborn Twitter chat  a couple more great articles have…

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