Latest Maternal health Stories

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


2010-09-22 13:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, U.K.

2010-09-21 10:25:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) can still be achieved if practical measures are taken quickly, international children's organization Plan said today.

2010-09-20 19:55:00

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UNFPA Executive Director Thoraya Ahmed Obaid today called on world leaders to increase funding for reproductive health, including family planning, and place women's health at the centre of their national plans.

2010-09-16 13:23:00

-- CARE Calls on Governments to Increase their Financial Commitments to Meet the U.N. Millennium Development Goals -- WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-09-16 13:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Millennium Development Goals Awards (MDG) will once again take center stage in the capital of the world.

2010-09-16 05:00:00

World Vision urges action on child and maternal health at 2010 United Nations General Assembly in New York NEW YORK, Sept.

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