As the world commemorates the achievements of women in the field of science both academically and professionally during the International Day of Women in Science, MamaYe Malawi meets women who have devoted their passion and time to maternal health.
Radio has always played a very important role in informing the public on health matters. In Malawi Radio has played a very critical role as a source of information on maternal health.
This paper looks at how Maternal Death Surveillance and Response systems are strengthening response and accountability for better health outcomes. It analyses key findings from the WHO and UNFPA Global MDSR Implementation Survey across 62 countries and looks at two case-studies from Nigeria and Ethiopia.
What are the latest numbers on maternal and newborn health in Malawi? How do they vary between urban and rural areas? When young Malawian women are educated, how much more likely are they to gain access to contraception?
The Commission on Information and Accountability (COIA) tracks progress on maternal and child health and we've visualised the latest numbers.
Check out all of the infographics, source data and analysis here.