Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus Elimination by 2005

Strategies for Achieving and Maintaining Elimination

No. of pages: 37

Publication Date: 2000

Author: UNFPA, UNICEF, WHO

These guidelines describe the strategies for achieving elimination of maternal and neonatal tetanus by the year 2005 and, once elimination is achieved, for maintaining it. They are intended for public health managers at the national and distric levels in countries that have not yet reached the goal and for the organizations that provide them with technical assistance. They will also be useful for development partners that are planning financial or other support.