Series 3- Webinar 20: Launch of WHO recommendations for care of the preterm or low-birth-weight infant
This webinar series presented findings of the Survive and Thrive: transforming care for every small and sick newborn report, shared country experiences in improving quality of care for newborns, and introduce the World Health Organization's new standards of care for small and sick newborns. This webinar series is organized by the World Health Organization and UNICEF, in collaboration with the Network for Improving Quality of Care for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health.
Taking forward the demand for sharing country experiences of challenges faced, solutions sought and lesson learned, this series of webinars will run from May 2021 to May 2022, This series builds on the content of the series that began in 2020 which focused on country experiences to transform care and the evidence-base published in the WHO and UNICEF report Survive and Thrive; Transforming care for every small and sick newborn (2019). These webinars will accompany the learning and experience in implementing the WHO Standards for improving the quality of care for small and sick newborns in facilities (2020) and related guidance for their implementation.
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