Publications on Midwifery

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This report reviews the last year of Phase II, 2017, which contributed to averting 119,127 maternal deaths since 2008. It provides an overview of Phase II as a whole and concludes with lessons learned and a look...

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Ampliar el acceso de las mujeres a servicios de partería de calidad ha pasado a ser el objetivo central en las acciones mundiales encaminadas a lograr la vigencia del derecho de cada mujer a la mejor atención posible...

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El Estado de las Parteras en el Mundo 2014 se centra en 73 de los 75 países de bajos ingresos y de ingresos medianos que se incluyen en los informes de la “Cuenta atrás para 2015 (Countdown to 2015)”. Más del 92% de...

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This report reviews 2017 progress made possible with Sida support, in providing catalytic and strategic support to national health systems to address the root causes of poor maternal and child health outcomes in 10...

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En el mundo actual, la disparidad en la distribución de la riqueza ha aumentado de manera alarmante. Miles de millones de personas se mantienen en los quintiles más pobres, con lo que se vulneran sus derechos humanos y...

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The Maternal Health Thematic Fund (MHTF) 2016 progress report captures results from the second phase (2014-2017) of the programme. It focuses on progress in three cross-cutting principles: equality in access, quality...

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This report reviews progress in 2016 and since the inception of the H6 Joint Programme collaboration with Canada and Sweden (Sida). The report features findings from a recent evaluation of this programme, which...

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The H6 Joint Programme is a collaborative effort of H6 partners (UNAIDS, UNFPA, UNICEF, UN Women, WHO and the Word Bank) for accelerating improved maternal and child health in 10 countries with the highest maternal...

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The 2015 MHTF annual report demonstrates the importance of the Thematic Fund in contributing to the reduction of maternal and newborn mortality and morbidity, promoting health and well-being; and supporting the...

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Vivimos en un mundo en el que las crisis humanitarias arrebatan una cantidad cada vez mayor de recursos a las economías, las comunidades y los individuos. Las guerras y los desastres naturales ocupan las portadas, al...

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