30 May 2013

Global action plan for newborn health discussed at Women Deliver 2013

A diverse group of stakeholders led by WHO and UNICEF and involving PMNCH, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USAID, the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Save the Children/Saving Newborn Lives, Aga Khan Univeristy, GAPPS, and the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation are drafting a global newborn action plan to underline the importance of key interventions and quality care for women and their babies in the days before, during and after birth. At a Women Deliver 2013 breakfast event with Save the Children, panelists discussed the upcoming plan. View a Storify summary of the event