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Your biggest c-section risk may be your hospital

Bangladesh shows way to ensure maternal nutrition in existing health system

[Part 3] Obstetric Fistula: Innovative Interventions and the Way Forward

The devastating effects of obstetric fistula can be prevented and treated with timely, high quality medical care. Innovative interventions, such as mobile-based programs and community and peer support networks, can help women overcome barriers and access life-changing obstetric fistula repair...read more

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The last person you’d expect to die in childbirth

How a simple checklist can save women’s lives

Ethiopia: Ministry lauds midwives role in reducing maternal mortality

Maternal mortality in Afghanistan: Setting achievable targets

Emerging infectious diseases in pregnancy

Wilson Center Event | Humanitarian Response in Urban Settings: Meeting the Maternal and Newborn Health Needs of Displaced Persons

We are excited to announce the upcoming dialogue, "Humanitarian Response in Urban Settings: Meeting the Maternal and Newborn Health Needs of Displaced Persons." The event will take place at the Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. (and online!) on Wednesday, 31 May 2017 from 2:00pm - 4:00pm EST. This dialogue is part of the Maternal Health Task Force’s Advancing Dialogue on Maternal Health Series, in partnership with UNFPA and the Wilson Center...read more

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