The IDEAS project is pleased to announce a second phase of work until 2020 with a new $10 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
14 November 2016
Better measurement for better maternal and newborn health: A new ten million dollar grant for research at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
31 October 2016
28 October 2016
Bill Gates visited the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine on Tuesday 25 October, meeting with leading researchers in areas including malaria, neonatal health and vaccine development, as well as hearing presentations about som
27 October 2016
This schedule details sessions from members of LSHTM at the Fourth Global Symposium of Health Systems Research. Come and meet us at our stall in the marketplace to learn more about our work.
19 September 2016
A special Maternal Health series in The Lancet
14 September 2016
Consultant - Evaluation of Pilot Study of DIPH
4 July 2016
A learning forum in Ethiopia
28 June 2016
Listen to the latest IDEAS podcast on how data can propel progress in maternal, newborn and child health interventions. What are the challenges ahead in capturing the right data in the right places and the right times?
27 July 2015
Using data to inform implementation, Traditional Birth Attendants home visits making a difference and inspiring volunteers
10 July 2015
Free online course - Improving the Health of Women, Children and Adolescents: from Evidence to Action
This four-week free online course presents the latest data, priorities and debates about the health of adolescents, mothers, newborns and children worldwide.
15 May 2015
Bringing together district-level data for better maternal and newborn health decisions in West Bengal, India
The IDEAS project will test a Data-Informed Platform for Health (DIPH) in two districts of West Bengal State, India, between 2015 and 2017.
24 March 2015
IDEAS’ follow-up maternal and newborn health data collection through linked household, frontline worker and health facility surveys is to start imminently in Ethiopia and Nigeria.
20 March 2015
Add your voice to the UN-Secretary General’s new Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health!
The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) is coordinating multi-stakeholder consultations to provide inputs into and feedback on the updated Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (Global Strategy).
16 March 2015
Understanding the mechanisms that drive recent mothers and their family members to change their maternal and newborn care behaviours, and what role frontline workers play in these mechanisms, is the aim of a study starting data collection in rural
25 February 2015
Maternal Health Task Force publish study on the future maternal health research priorities
17 February 2015
The Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development has just opened the application intake period for its 5th call for groundbreaking innovations to protect mothers and newborns in the poorest places on earth during their most vulnerable...
1 January 2015
IDEAS features in the first C
17 September 2014
On Monday night the MARCH Centre's first report was successfully launched!
22 July 2014
What strategies are cost-effective in improving health care for women and their newborns? Research highlight
Highlighted research on what's new in maternal and newborn health
18 June 2014
The impact and cost of scaling up midwifery and obstetrics in 58 low- and middle-income countries: research highlight
Increasing midwives, obstetricians, and family planning could prevent 69% of total deaths if scaled up to 99% of the national population, shows a new study published in PLoS One.