Tuesday, December 11 / 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM   •   Mbayuwayu

Session 18:
Community based approaches to improving child and maternal health

Chair: Rose Nathan Lema, Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre
Discussant: Thepista John, WHO Tanzania

  1. Keneya Ciwara: a program promoting the improvement of child survival in MaliNouhoum Koita, CARE International au Mali ; Abdoul Karim Coulibaly, CARE USA

  2. Connecting communities across the region: How best practices in child survival are being sharedAdama Kone, Management Sciences for Health ; Chevenee Reavis, Management Sciences for Health ; Stephen Redding, Management Sciences for Health

  3. How to help poor women deliver safely?Ndola Prata, University of California, Berkeley ; Alisha Graves, Venture Strategies ; Maura Graff, University of California, Berkeley ; Malcolm Potts, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Using community resources to provide maternal and child health services: lessons learned from developing countriesUbaidur Rob, Population Council ; Md. Noorunnabi Talukder, Population Council

  5. Preventing postpartum haemorrhage at homebirthHarshadkumar Sanghvi, JHPIEGO

Other sessions on Maternal Health, and Young Child Survival and Development