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Archive for June, 2014

June 2014 Newsletter

CAN-MNCH ACTIVITIES 1. Consultation on Canada’s Draft Civil Society Partnership2. Canada Cares Campaign a Success3. Blog Highlight: Meeting Unmet Needs – C-section Training in Africa4. Network Communications Calendar5. MNCH Kits […]

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Caesarian Section in Africa: The CNIS Focus

The complexities of maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidity are being addressed by many stakeholders. The Canadian Network for International Surgery which works mainly in sub-Saharan Africa focusses on skills […]

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There’s No Excuse For Failure on Maternal and Child Health Anymore

When I first heard the numbers I was stunned. It took a while for it to sink in. I had been asked, along with other Canadian NGO leaders, to attend […]

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Lifesaving MNCH Kits Delivered to all Members of Parliament

We know what works to save more lives. Often, simple and inexpensive interventions like the ones found in the kit that were delivered to Canadian Members of Parliament today on Parliament Hill […]

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The Power of Partnership: Addressing the 3 Delays in Ethiopia

During my last visit to Ethiopia, I watched as tourists poured into the town of Lalibela in Northern Ethiopia, to visit the renowned rock hewn churches and to celebrate the […]

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