September 21, 2016 – Intrapartum-related deaths (those taking place during delivery) represent a large proportion of neonatal deaths overall.
September 20, 2016 – The Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal and Newborn Health Research (CMNHR) conducted a three-day training at the Metropole Hotel, Kampala, Uganda.
July 7, 2016 – The Lives Saved Tool was used to analyze Afghanistan’s progress in reducing child and maternal mortality for the Countdown to 2015 case study series. The assessment indicated that a lack of reliable data due to the political instability in Afghanistan has made it impossible to provide accurate estimates of mortality reduction.
July 6, 2016 – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) recently released its annual report, Acting on the Call, which describes the organization’s efforts to reduce preventable child and maternal deaths in 24 priority countries.
May 18, 2016 – The Lives Saved Tool was used to evaluate Peru’s progress in reducing child mortality for the Countdown to 2015 case study.
April 9, 2016—An analysis published in the Lancet using the Lives Saved Tool (LiST) is featured in the World Bank’s Disease Control Priorities 3rd Edition forthcoming volume, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health.