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From global report to local action – Launching the State of the World’s Midwifery 2014

The importance of energy in improving maternal and child health in Africa

The African Development Bank's (AfDB) Annual Meetings 2014 commenced in Kigali on May 19. A ministerial visit to healthcare centres in a rural area was organised to coincide with this event.

Newborns deserve our attention now

PATH in Sierra Leone, Building Capacity of CSOs on Policy Advocacy

Path in Sierra Leone, Building Capacity of CSOs on Policy Advocacy. A four day workshop (6th to 9th May 2014) on Reproductive Maternal New born and Child Health (RMNCH) policy advocacy strategy organised by PATH.

The communities acted … but more actions needed to save our babies

I am imagining if I was a community volunteer in a rural setting, what kind of person would I be? Would I be a farmer as well, herder, a tailor? But what’s exciting is that I would be more knowledgeable than many in my village.