maternal health

Australia's Mothers and Babies 2007 - published December 2009
Australia's mothers and babies 2007 is the 17th report providing information on births in Australia from perinatal data collections for each state and territory. The report presents demographic, pregnancy and childbirth factors of women who gave birth in 2007 and the characteristics and outcomes of their babies.

Keynote address to 62nd World Health Assembly
- Sarah Brown, Patron of the White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood, May 2009

All Mothers Matter - Investing in health workers to save lives in fragile states
Report by Merlin, 2009

Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health
The Partnership joins the maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH) communities into an alliance of some 260 members to ensure that all women, infants and children not only remain healthy, but thrive.

State of the World's Mothers Report 2006

WHO Analysis of Causes of Maternal Death: A Systematic Review
The Lancet 28 March 2006 - A systematic review to determine the distribution of causes of maternal deaths.

Capaign to End Fistula
Capaign run by the UNFPA

Maternal Health: Implications for Children and Adolescents
International Sexual and Reproductive Rights Coalition Factsheet September 2001

Emergency Obstetrics in Refugee Settings
Reproductive Health Response in Conflict Consortium fact sheet

Saving Mothers' Lives, What Works: A Field Guide for Implementing Best Practices in Safe Motherhood
Special Booklet by The Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA)

International Confederation of Midwives (ICM)
An international non-governmental organisation that unites 85 national midwives’ associations from over 75 countries.

Field Friendly Guide to Integrate Emergency Obsteric Care in Humanitarian Programs
Reproductive Health Response in Conflict Consortium

Reproductive Health Policy Tutorial
This new tutorial provides an overview of key issues in reproductive health policy, with a focus on financing and access to services at the Henry J Kaiser Foundation.

One By One
A grassroots volunteer initiative supporting the UNFPA’s Campaign to End Fistula.

The Women's Dignity Project
Was established to prevent and manage obstetric fistula, enhance the dignity and rights of those living with fistula, and promote gender and health equity.

Columbia University Project on Averting Maternal Death and Disability
Works with developing countries and international agencies to improve availability, quality and utilisation of emergency obstetric care.

HIV prevention in maternal health services: programming guide
A guide produced by EngenderHealth and UNFPA is for public health policymakers, programme managers, and trainers and addresses programming gaps in the prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in maternal health services.




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