#maternal and child health

  • Article: This US Bill Could End Preventable Mother and Child Deaths by 2035. Here’s What You Need to Know.
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    This US Bill Could End Preventable Mother and Child Deaths by 2035. Here’s What You Need to Know.

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 25, 2019

    The Reach Every Mother and Child Act is a bipartisan bill that aims to save 600,000 women by 2020. Read more

  • Article: The World's Richest Countries Have Some of the Worst Parental Leave Policies

    The World's Richest Countries Have Some of the Worst Parental Leave Policies

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 13, 2019

    The United States, which offers no paid parental leave, was ranked among the worst. Read more

  • Article: Most Pregnancies Last 9 Months. Why Is the Deadliness of Childbirth Still Taking Us by Surprise?
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    Most Pregnancies Last 9 Months. Why Is the Deadliness of Childbirth Still Taking Us by Surprise?

    From Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance|March 8, 2019

    Vaccines help to dramatically reduce maternal and neonatal deaths. Read more

  • Article: 15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month

    15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 16, 2019

    The youngest child was only one hour old. Read more

  • Article: How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa
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    How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nedbank|Nov. 21, 2018

    2.5 million children in the country go hungry every year. Read more

  • Article: The GFF Replenishment Raised $1 Billion. Here Are 5 Ways the Money Will Help Moms and Babies.

    The GFF Replenishment Raised $1 Billion. Here Are 5 Ways the Money Will Help Moms and Babies.

    By Diana Duong|Nov. 16, 2018

    The GFF secured $1 billion at its replenishment conference. Read more

  • Article: Young People's Actions Helped Raise $1 Billion For Mothers and Children Around the World
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    Young People's Actions Helped Raise $1 Billion For Mothers and Children Around the World

    By Erica SanchezJames Hitchings-Hales  and  Jana Sepehr|Nov. 7, 2018

    The actions of Global Citizens were absolutely critical. Read more

  • Article: The GFF: Behind the Global Plan to Get Every Child a Chance at a Healthy Life

    The GFF: Behind the Global Plan to Get Every Child a Chance at a Healthy Life

    By Erica SanchezDiana Duong  and  Jana Sepehr|Aug. 22, 2018

    The GFF was launched to help countries transform their health systems and end preventable deaths. Read more