Mchinji district leaders were presented with the evidence on the survival of mothers and babies in the district. They used this evidence to take action!
Malawi has the highest preterm birth rate in the world, with 1 in every 3 newborn deaths a result of being born too soon. This video by Save the Children & the Healthy Newborn Network highlights the use of antenatal corticosteroids to save newborns in Malawi.
MamaYe has created a factsheet on maternal and newborn health in Malawi. This resource highlights the progress achieved in maternal and newborn survival and that making health facilities safe and saving the lives of mothers and babies depend on improvements in access to health services, increased spending on health and ensuring that blood and other lifesaving interventions are available.