International Conference on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
1–3 August 2013
African leaders recommit to improving women’s and children’s health during the African Union’s first-ever International Conference on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in Africa.
Together with the Government of South Africa, the African Union Commission (AUC) has convened this three-day conference under the theme, “A Call to Action,” bringing together more than 500 delegates, including 27 African ministers of health, parliamentarians, United Nations agencies, and members of civil society.