Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)
In 2012, AWHONN confirmed their commitment to raise awareness of risks associated with late preterm birth, reduce complications, and improve care provided to women and newborns through their Late Preterm Infant (LPI) Research-Based Practice Project (RBP), supported by Johnson & Johnson.
Council of International Neonatal Nurses
COINN is committed to improving neonatal health outcomes, focusing on the most vulnerable newborns from the first minutes of life until 28 days. COINN and its member associations aim to work together with country health departments to train healthcare workers in the care of the newborn, particularly the preterm and sick newborn.
Edna Adan University Hospital
The Global Strategy has given the Edna Adan University Hospital an additional incentive to work even harder towards further improving the health of the women and children they serve. The hospital aims to train additional Public Health Midwives and further reduce the maternal mortality rate (MMR) among women admitted to their hospital.
Health Care Professionals Associations (HCPA)
The Health Care Professionals Associations (HCPA) of the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health collectively commit US$31, 218,000, of which $15 million represents in kind contribution over the next five years through support to Ministries of Health, District governments, UN agencies and Bi-laterals in 25 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America.
International Confederation of Midwives
In support of the updated Global Strategy, the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) commits to support competency-based midwifery education programmes and faculty development through ICM standards, guidelines and education programme certification mechanism throughout ICM’s Strategic Directions 2014-2017 and 2017-2020.
International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (FIGO)
The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) commits global obstetric and gynecological expertise in support of integrated, evidence-based, maternal health practices and life-saving interventions. In addition, grants totaling approximately USD $12.6 million have been secured for a range of related activities.