Community discussion guide for maternal and newborn health care: A training manual for safe motherhood action groups in Zambia. MaMaZ 

Authors: Health Partners International
Document Type: Guides and manuals
Publication Date: 2012

This guide sets out a process for mobilising rural communities around a maternal and newborn health agenda. Developed by the Mobilising Access to Maternal Health Services in Zambia (MAMaZ) programme, and its district and national partners, this guide is a key resource for the Ministry of Community Development, Maternal and Child Health’s (MCDMCH) efforts in Zambia to address demand-side barriers of awareness, affordability and access to maternal and newborn health services.

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Tags: Zambia, Training, Community-led systems, MAMaZ, Maternal health, Community engagement, Community mobilisation, Child health, Safe motherhood, Access to health services, Health care financing, Equity, Gender-based violence, community health system, community system, demand-side, gender analysis, GBV, violence against women,