Wednesday, December 12 / 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM   •   Tausi

Session 54:
Trends and Determinants of Child Health and Mortality in sub-Saharan Africa

Chair: Margaret W. Ndwiga, Population Association of Kenya
Discussant: Zoe A. Sheppard, Loughborough University

  1. Explaining contrasting natural trends and progress in achieving MDG 4Olumuyiwa L Abejidbe, Joseph Ayo Babalola University ; Ayodeji J Kupoluyi, Joseph Ayo Babalola University

  2. Spatial analysis of childhood mortality in MozambiqueMartin Bangha, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Some socio-economic and demographic determinants of infant and child mortality in Tanzania. A case study of Karagwe DistrictGirson L.K Ntimba, Ministry of Planning Economy and Empowerment, Tanzania ; Maurice C.Y. Mbago, University of Dar es Salaam

  4. Differential usage of basic and emergency obstetric care services in Tanzania: Facilitating and impeding factorsPapiya Guha Mazumdar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Sumit Mazumdar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

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