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Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This is a factsheet on the financial burden of paying for emergency maternal health care. The true costs of paying for emergency maternal health care hold implications for poverty reduction and health improvement. Key implications for policy makers from the factsheet: Increasing the affordability of emergency maternal health care should be... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This is the second in a series of eight factsheets on the theme of health service delivery, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on the gap in uptake of antenatal care and skilled attendance at birth. The key messages are: Targeted... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This is the eighth in a series of eight factsheets on the theme of Health Service Delivery, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on improving routine immunization. The key messages are: Strengthening primary health care systems and service delivery while building... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This is the fifth in a series of eight factsheets on the theme of health service delivery, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on improving service quality through well-trained, ‘on the ground’ teams. The key messages are: Facility-based quality improvement... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This is the third in a series of seven factsheets on the theme of Community Engagement, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on including women and children with the least social support. The key messages are: Child mortality is clustered among a... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This factsheet focuses on maternal and child health behaviours, the impact of community-based programmes and alternative approaches to promoting antenatal care in northern Nigeria. It reports on a study aimed to test the effectiveness of different ways to provide education and effective community outreach, with the objective of: Teaching women and their families about... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This is the seventh in a series of eight factsheets on the theme of health service delivery, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This factsheet focuses on maternal death reviews – understanding and addressing why mothers are dying. The key messages are: Maternal death reviews are... Read more
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2013

This is the second in a series of six factsheets on the theme of Evidence for Action, that draws on the results and lessons learned from the PRRINN-MNCH programme. This particular brief focuses on maternal mortality estimates. The key messages are: Maternal death related to pregnancy and childbirth is a sensitive indicator... Read more