• 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

500 Day Milestone: Millennium Development Goals


“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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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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Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development Awards



(Cross post from USAID)

The Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development partners today announced 30 Round 4 award nominees at the closing forum of the annual DevelopmentXChange. At the closing forum, innovators showcased new ideas to save the lives of mothers and newborns…

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World Breastfeeding Week 2014


It’s World Breastfeeding Week! Starting today (1st of August), World Breastfeeding week highlights the critical importance of promoting the value of breastfeeding globally, nationally and at the community level.  We are pleased to share the brochure developed jointly by Nutrition and Maternal, Newborn and Child Health colleagues on the…

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Every Newborn Twitter Chat!


Get involved tomorrow (July 31st) during our Every Newborn Twitter chat (starts at 11:00 am). Every half hour is going to be hosted by a different organization, where themes and persepectives will be discussed that will help drive Every Newborn Action Plan’s strategic objectives and goals.


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