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The Road Ahead: Mothers and Children in Humanitarian Crises

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This moving keynote speech was delivered by Her Royal Highness Princess Sarah Zeid of Jordan on November 4, 2015 at the Canadian Network for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Annual […]

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Smart Investment in Children Critical for Financial Blueprint for Sustainable Development Through 2030

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Many millions of the world’s most vulnerable children still risk dying before their fifth birthday, live without clean water and never go to school. The Third International Conference on Financing […]

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Doctors on the Front Lines of the Health Equity Battle

Health equity is created when individuals have the opportunity to achieve their full health potential. Conversely, equity is undermined when preventable and avoidable systematic conditions constrain life choices. Physicians see […]

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Through Her Eyes

Mothers everywhere are connected by a love for their children, and by the desire for health and happiness for themselves and their families.  Take a look at the world through […]

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Miara Combarri: Burkina Faso

Miara’s story  On a hot day at the CREN (Centre for Recuperation and Nutrition Education) hospital, the ACF team was notified that a severely malnourished child will be coming in […]