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Archive for September, 2014

Proud to Be Canadian: Reflections from UNGA

Proud to Be Canadian: Reflections from UNGA

By Dr. Jennifer Blake, CEO, Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada. I met a lot of people and shook many hands during the United Nations General Assembly this week. […]

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Making Sure Every Mother and Every Child Counts: Canadians Lead Global Fund for the World’s Poorest Mothers and Children

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ – Today at the United Nations General Assembly, Canada announced its leadership with other partners of a global fund dedicated to saving and improving the lives of mothers […]

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Making Every Woman and Every Child Count: It’s What Matters

Making Every Woman and Every Child Count: It’s What Matters

By Dorothy Shaw While we have made great strides in saving the lives of pregnant women and children, for too many women childbirth is a journey of fear, for their […]

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Helping Assess and Monitor Growth from the Womb to the Cradle

Last week, the first International Standards to assess fetal growth and newborn size worldwide were published in The Lancet. The standards were developed by the INTERGROWTH 21st Project, a collaboration […]

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September 2014 Newsletter

CAN-MNCH ACTIVITIES 1. CAN-MNCH at UNGA2. Canada’s Ebola Response: Strengthening Canadian NGO’s capacity3. MNCH at 21st Canadian Conference on Global Health – November 44. Mix & Mingle: Member of Parliament […]

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