The World Health Organisation's Department of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health is looking for a consultant to support the development of the standards of care for small and newborns Read more


End of April, the World Health Organization launched standards for improving Read more

Doreen Anican  recovers after a successful normal delivery in the Maternal Health ward in Parombo Health Centre III in the West Nile region, Uganda in June 2010. Looking on are the health workers who assisted her during the delivery. ©UNICEF/Noorani

The Network for Improving Quality of Care for Maternal, Newborn and Health, just organized on 6 June a webinar on ‘What’s in a good birth? WHO recommendations on intrapartum care for a positive Read more

‘Why women, children, adolescents and youth are central to advancing UHC, Quality, Equity, Dignity (QED), and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)’, World Health Assembly side event, 23rd May 2018, Geneva. ©World Health Organization.


There can be no Universal Health Coverage (UHC) without quality, equity, dignity and sexual and reproductive health and rights ‘– that statement by Director-General of the World Health Read more

Sati Kushwa, nine month pregnant, is examined by Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM) Deepa Shakya (L) at the Secondary Health Centre, Jhiri in district Shivpuri of Madhya Pradesh, India, in July 2013. ©UNICEF/Romana



Thursday, 31st May 2018 at 12 noon (India Time). Duration one hour.

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