Featured Blog Post
With only 500 days remaining for the Millennium Development Goals, there is much excitement for the progresses in maternal, newborn, and child healthcare (MNCH) in developing countries. Successes include a 45% reduction in maternal mortality since 1990, yet there is still much work to be done. According to the UN nearly 300,000 women died from complications due to pregnancy and childbirth worldwide in 2013. There are over 250 programs in the CHMI database working to accelerate improvements in maternal health.