January 31, 2017

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is now ten years from the official end of what some call Africa’s first world war. The transition from conflict to sustainable development is never easy, especially for the poor and most vulnerable. While indicators are improving, DRC’s maternal mortality is still 846 deaths per 100,000 live births. What can be done to end preventable newborn, child, and maternal mortality in DRC?

December 15, 2016

9:00 AM Mexico City | 10:00 AM New York | 3:00 PM London | 6:00 PM Nairobi | 9:00 PM Dhaka Listen the webinar recording here.  This one-hour webinar will share innovations – interventions, technologies, and distribution approaches – that have the potential to increase access to and use of misoprostol for postpartum hemorrhage (PPH), the leading cause of maternal death. This webinar will: Highlight innovative ways that countries are expanding access to and use of misoprostol for PPH Show how successful innovations can be scaled up for national impact

December 02, 2016

With the World Health Organization (WHO) slated to elect a new Director-General in 2017 and the initial candidate deadline come and gone, what is the potential impact new leadership can have? In addition, are those that will be impacted even paying attention? As the World Health Organization works to implement the reforms agreed to during the 69th World Health Assembly (WHA) earlier this year, the question global health stakeholders should be asking is what should the World Health Organization's new leader bring to the equation?