Latest Maternal health Stories

2011-03-01 19:16:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Samuel Mwangi, CEO of the San Francisco Bay Area's premier African travel operator: Tour de Jambo Africa, wears many hats as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive Operating Officer of the World Donors Organization as well.

2010-12-23 00:00:55

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, today welcomed a decision by the United Nations General Assembly to extend the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) beyond 2014.

2010-12-15 16:15:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from UNICEF at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=10a230c4-008f-46c2-8270-5ce2f7a0da3a# Village clinics are transforming maternal and child health care in Niger.

2010-12-08 00:57:18

On Tuesday 7 December 2010, maternal health professionals from Africa and Asia will be attending a workshop in Liverpool to discuss the effects of ‘Making It Happen’, a programme with a life-saving training package for health care providers at its heart.

2010-11-19 13:12:35

Researchers from the University of Southampton have helped construct an online interactive world map which gives stark facts and figures about the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth and following the birth of their child.

2010-11-12 12:42:41

This year, governments, foundations, businesses, multilateral organizations, non-governmental organizations and health care professional associations publicly pledged more than $ 40 billion* to improve maternal and child health and save million of lives.

2010-11-10 00:00:43

Norwegian Government Announces $1 Million for Initiative Using Mobile Technology to Support Maternal Health Grant to mHealth Alliance Supports Use of Wireless Networks and Devices to Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality Washington, DC (Vocus) November 9, 2010 The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation, Norad, will commit US$1 million to support the Maternal mHealth Initiative.

2010-11-08 07:00:00

Sense4Baby(TM )is non-invasive wireless device designed for fetal and maternal monitoring SAN DIEGO, Nov.

2010-10-08 12:43:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Business and community leaders, dignitaries and philanthropists joined forces to celebrate advancements in the health and rights of women globally on Thursday, October 7 at the Americans for UNFPA Awards for the Health and Dignity of Women.

2010-09-23 10:36:00


Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.