• 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

Impact of Every Newborn Action Plan Launch

The Every Newborn Action Plan Launch (ENAP) on June 30th had an excellent social reach. To read about full coverage of the Johannesburg Partner’s Forum where ENAP was launched head here: http://www.who.int/pmnch/media/blogs/2014/en/

Document links:

- ENAP executive summary, full report and press…

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No woman, no adolescent, no child left behind: Our Johannesburg pledge

From the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

No woman, no adolescent, no child left behind: Our Johannesburg pledge
By Carole Presern, PMNCH

Last week, about 1,200 of us from 60 or more countries gathered for the Partners’ Forum, hosted by the Government of South Africa, PMNCH, Countdown…

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“Unmet Need for Family Planning”: A Special Issue of Studies in Family Planning

“Unmet Need for Family Planning”:  A Special Issue of Studies in Family Planning
Studies in Family Planning, a leading journal published by the Population Council, released “Unmet Need for Family Planning”—a special issue featuring ten articles from some of the leading researchers in the field of family planning, including…

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Launch of the Lancet Midwifery series

Launch of the Lancet Midwifery series
Date: Monday 23 June 2014
Time: 10:30-15:00
Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre A, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
Type of event: Launch 
The essential needs of childbearing women in all countries, and of their babies and families, are the…

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ICM Prague conference and launch of 2014 State of World’s Midwifery report

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International Confederation of Midwives Prague conference and launch of the 2014 State of World’s Midwifery Report

As the ICM Prague conference finished today, and the 2014 State of World’s Midwifery Report has been released here are some important links.

International Confederation of Midwives: http://www.midwives2014.org/
2014…

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