Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health

Links to partners within WHO

A large number of WHO departments, initiatives, special programmes and offices contribute to the work of the Department of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health (MCA). They include:

WHO departments, initiatives and special programmes

WHO departments, initiatives and special programmes without web sites

Adult Lung Health Initiative (ALHI)
Ethics, Equity, Trade and Human Rights (ETH)
Health Security and Environment (HSE)
Information, Evidence and Research (IER)
HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases (HTM)
Measurement and Health Information Systems (MHI)

WHO Regional Offices

Other UN agencies

Associations and programmes for maternal and newborn health

Professional Associations

Technical Organizations

Maternal and newborn health in the WHO regions

Child and adolescent health in the WHO regions

WHO African Region

WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region

WHO Western Pacific Region




Contact us

Department of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health (MCA)
World Health Organization
20 Avenue Appia
1211 Geneva 27
Switzerland

Tel.: +41 22 791 3281
Fax: +41 22 791 4853
E-mail: mncah@who.int