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New data show child mortality rates falling faster than ever

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 15:34

WHO, UNICEF, World Bank Group, UN-DESA Population Division joint news release

16 September 2014 | NEW YORK -New data released today by the United Nations show that under-five mortality rates have dropped by 49% between 1990 and 2013. The average annual reduction has accelerated – in some countries it has even tripled – but overall progress is still short of meeting the global target of a two-thirds decrease in under-five mortality by 2015.

Access to 2014 Report

The right to maternal health: access to timely and quality services – Zero maternal deaths by hemorrhage: interdepartmental PAHO/WHO (CLAP/WR- HSS-CHA-LEG-KBR) project

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 15:41

The Member States of the Americas have made huge efforts to reduce maternal deaths and the most severe complications of the reproductive process with the understanding that sexual and reproductive health, as well as maternal health, is a human right and that maternal death and its consequences are a threat to those rights and an expression of social injustice. 

Field guide Strategy Elimination Mother/Child HIV and Congenital Syphilis

Friday, 29 August 2014 18:39

 Field Guide for Implementation of the Strategy and Plan ofAction for Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Congenital Syphilis in the Americas. Washington: PAHO, 2014. (sólo en inglés) ISBN 978-92-75-11804-7Field Guide for Implementation of the Strategy and Plan of Action for Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Congenital Syphilis in the Americas. Washington: PAHO, 2014.
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Workshop on Integrated Management of Institutional Risks

Friday, 29 August 2014 18:23

The staff of the Latin-American Center for Perinatology, Women and Reproductive Health (CLAP/WR) of the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) took part in a workshop on Integrated Management of Institutional Risks, held at  the CLAP/WR premises in Montevideo, Uruguay,  July 31st to August 1st, 2014.

Congenital Syphilis

 

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