ReportInformed Decisions for Actions in Maternal and Newborn Health 2010–17 Report
Back in 2009, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle developed a new strategy for the coming years, outlining how they might achieve...
NewsReaching women and babies at their time of greatest risk
Birth being the time of greatest risk for the newborn and their mother with minutes deciding over life, death and health, this moment is also one...
Past eventQuality of Community Based Newborn Care in Ethiopia
Community-Based Newborn Care (CBNC) is an Ethiopian national initiative launched in March 2013 as a means of bringing life-saving care to mothers...
NewsBill Gates visits the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Bill Gates and School staff in the School’s library. Anne Koerber / LSHTM Professor Peter Piot, Director of the School, welcomed Mr Gates and...
ReportChanges in maternal and newborn health care in Ethiopia
The aim of this study was to estimate changes in maternal and newborn health care in areas of Ethiopia where implementation projects funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation were operating.
ReportChanges in maternal and newborn health care in Gombe State, Nigeria
Interactions between families and frontline workers – their frequency, quality, and equity – and coverage of interventions for mothers and newborns in Gombe State, Nigeria.
ReportChanges in maternal and newborn health care in Uttar Pradesh, India
Interactions between families and frontline workers – their frequency, quality, and equity – and coverage of interventions for mothers and newborns in Uttar Pradesh, India
Research briefSummary of IDEAS maternal and newborn household and facility surveys in Ethiopia for local health officials
Two page summary of IDEAS household and facility surveys in Ethiopia for local health officials
ReportDissemination activity and impact of maternal and newborn health projects in Ethiopia, India and Nigeria
Report on the dissemination activity and impact of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation implementation projects.
Journal articleMeasurement of delayed bathing and early initiation of breastfeeding: a cross-sectional survey exploring experiences of data collectors in Ethiopia
This paper recommends that the inclusion of standard probes or follow-on questions to the existing survey tools assessing delayed bathing and early initiation of breastfeeding. Data collectors also require further guidance in using appropriate probes to gather accurate maternal responses.