World Bank maternal, child nutrition and health results project underway in The Gambia

Professor Laura Ferguson is working with the World Bank Group to conduct an impact evaluation with an embedded process evaluation for Maternal and Child Nutritional and Health Results Project. Implemented by the government of The Gambia and using a results-based financing (RBF) mechanism the $8.68 million grant will bring community-based nutrition and primary health care … Continue reading World Bank maternal, child nutrition and health results project underway in The Gambia

New WHO tool examines reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health and human rights

This month the WHO published the first module of "Reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health and human rights: a toolbox for examining laws, regulations and policies." The result of a decade-long collaboration, the first module has an explicit focus on sexual and reproductive health. Professor Sofia Gruskin served as the key academic partner for the … Continue reading New WHO tool examines reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health and human rights

Reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health and human rights: A toolbox for examining laws, regulations and policies

By Jane Cottingham, Estzer Kismödi and Sofia Gruskin (Overall development and coordination), published by the World Health Organization.

Using human rights to improve maternal and neonatal health: history, connections and a proposed practical approach

By Sofia Gruskin, Jane Cottingham, Adriane Martin Hilber, Eszter Kismödi, Ornella Lincetto and Mindy Jane Roseman, published by the World Health Organization.