Scaling-up community maternal verbal autopsies - a viable approach?
Is scaling-up community maternal verbal autopsies a viable approach to inform action to reduce maternal mortality? Dr Sarah Barnett considers this question and shares her opinion with us.
Infographics on blood donation in sub-Saharan Africa
Find out why is it important to give blood to a mama or baby in the region.
Driving accountability and influencing change through MDSR
This paper looks at how maternal death surveillance and response (MDSR) systems are strengthening response and accountability for better health outcomes. This is the fifth paper in the MamaYe - Evidence for Action (E4A) series on accountability.
Editorial: Accountability in maternal and neonatal health
This editorial gives an overview of a series of MamaYe - Evidence for Action (E4A) papers on accountability.
Using advocacy and data to strengthen political accountability in Africa
This paper explores how global and regional initiatives have been used to create accountability for maternal and newborn health. Examples from five countries where MamaYe - Evidence for Action (E4A) has been implemented illustrate how these initiatives have influenced responses at the national level.
Strengthening accountability: A mapping of studies in Sub-Saharan Africa
This is the first paper in the MamaYe - Evidence for Action (E4A) maternal and newborn health (MNH) accountability series and provides a structured review of types of MNH accountability mechanisms implemented and evaluated in Sub-Saharan Africa.
MamaYe Infographic on Global Preterm Birth 2016
Learn how many babies are born too soon and other global facts about preterm birth.
Perinatal death audits to improve newborn survival
We asked five experts in maternal, newborn and child health from around the world to share their knowledge and experiences in perinatal death surveillance and response. Here is what they told us.
Role of the multi-disciplinary team in MDSR
We asked six experts from Malaysia, Ireland, Ethiopia and India about the importance of multi-disciplinary teams in maternal death surveillance and response (MDSR) systems. Read more about the insights they shared with us.
Evidence for Action IJGO Series 2: Quality of Care
The International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics (IJGO) has published a second series of articles by the Evidence for Action (E4A) programme. The four articles in this series focus on different views and evidence on quality of care for mothers and newborns.