PMNCH releases 2011

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August

  • Member(s) : Headline
    Dateline - 1st sentence [WILL BE PUBLISHED AS A TEASER ON THE PARTNERSHIP NEWS OR MEMBER NEWS]
  • Comments requested for Draft 2 - PMNCH Workplan
    30 AUGUST 2011 | GENEVA – The Executive Committee (EC) of the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (Partnership) is asking PMNCH stakeholders to comment on the second draft of the evolving Workplan for the Partnership.
  • Nominations for NGO representative to PMNCH Board
    15 AUGUST 2011 | GENEVA – PMNCH Non-governmental Organization Constituency is presently looking for nominations from NGO partners for a representative to the PMNCH Board.

July

June

May

  • Release: PMNCH heartened re: RMNCH in Deauville Declaration
    27 MAY 2011 | GENEVA - G8 Leaders recommitted today to improve maternal health and reduce child mortality, particularly through the Muskoka Initiative for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, which was first launched in June 2010 at the G8 Muskoka Summit.
  • New commitments to save women and children
    19 MAY 2011 | GENEVA - Today 16 countries announced new commitments to dramatically reduce maternal, newborn and child mortality, as part of the Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health.
  • Global Strategy: New commitments to save women and children at WHA
    19 MAY 2011 | GENEVA - Today 15 countries announced new commitments to dramatically reduce maternal, newborn and child mortality, as part of the Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health. New recommendations to ensure accountability for commitments were also released, as part of discussions at the World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva.
  • PMNCH welcomes the G8 Accountability Report
    18 MAY 2011 | GENEVA - The G8 2011 Accountability report released today in Paris indicating an increase in financing for women's and children's health was welcomed by the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH).
  • Breakfast Briefing on “State of the World's Midwifery 2011” - World Health Assembly
    17 MAY 2011 | GENEVA -Some 120 representatives of Ministries of Health and development partners gathered during a side breakfast meeting at the World Health Assembly to discuss the preliminary findings of the first-ever report –The State of the World’s Midwifery --to be published in June 2011 through an initiative led by UNFPA and supported by 27 partners.
  • PMNCH & partner side event at WEF Africa
    3-6 MAY 2011 |CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Several key private and public sector stakeholders discussed private sector actions and commitments to the UN Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health at the World Economic Forum 2011 in Cape Town, South Africa.

April

March

February

  • PMNCH release: A review of global accountability mechanisms for women’s and children’s health
    21 FEBRUARY 2011 | GENEVA - PMNCH has just released a new discussion paper - A review of global accountability mechanisms for women’s and children’s health - as part of its accountability work on the United Nations’ Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health and in support of The Commission on Information and Accountability for Women’s and Children’s Health.
  • Letter from the PMNCH Chair
    This week marks the arrival of The Partnership's new Director of the secretariat, Dr Carole Presern. Carole is known to many in the global health community for her exceptional work with a number of leading organizations, including GAVI and DFID, as well as her membership of the Global Fund, UNITAID and the International HIV/AIDS Alliance boards.
  • Letter from the former PMNCH Director
    I am delighted to extend a warm welcome to Carole Presern, who begins a new chapter with The Partnership today.

January

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