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2013 News

Beyond Newborn Survival Series

A six paper supplement entitled Beyond Newborn Survival is published today in Pediatric Research, giving the first systematic estimates of impairment after the major neonatal conditions notably preterm birth (including separate paper on ROP), neonatal infections, Intrapartum conditions/neonatal encephalopathy, and hyperbilirubinaemia/Rhesus disease. The … Continue reading

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DEBATE: What we care about: Gender, SRHR, indicators and the post-2015 framework

International Planned Parenthood Federation Development Debate: Gender and SRHR in the post-2015 framework Date: Monday, 9 December 2013 Time: 6pm, followed by a reception Location: One Birdcage Walk, Westminster, London, SW1H 9JJ RSVP to by 4 December As the … Continue reading

Short course: Adolescent Health in Low and Middle Income Countries

A short course of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the World Health Organisation, in collaboration with Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria, the Public Health Foundation of India, UNFPA and UNICEF. Overview Investing in the health and development … Continue reading

Blog: Progress for Family Planning but 16 Million Adolescent Pregnancies Left Behind

World Population Day on 11 July is a time for us all to focus on adolescent pregnancies and take action. This matters because of the impact on girls, the impact on their babies, and the impact on development and the … Continue reading