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World Leaders Should Include Global Health Security In SDGs

The Lancet: We need a sustainable development goal 18 on global health security Ilona Kickbusch of the Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies in Geneva and colleagues “…The increasing recognition of global health security needs to be integrated into the post-2015 development agenda and SDGs. We propose to add…

Longer Life Expectancy, Population Growth Worry Some Global Health, Development Experts

The Guardian: 2015 challenges: demographic shifts “U.N. predictions put the world population at eight billion in 2025. That’s an extra five billion people on the planet in less than a lifetime (the global population was three billion in 1960). The dramatic growth is driven by more people surviving beyond childhood…

Integrating MNCH Efforts Important For Post-2015 Agenda

Maternal Health Task Force’s “MHTF Blog”: Maintaining the focus on maternal, newborn and child health with innovation and the SDGs Ana Langer, director of the Maternal Health Task Force, discusses barriers and challenges to the successful integration of maternal, newborn, and child health care; the importance of a continuum of…

Partnerships Vital To Creating ‘One Voice’ To Reach MNCH, FP/RH Goals

Devex: Fresh perspectives on maternal, child and adolescent health Robin Gorna, executive director for the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) “…PMNCH is such an exciting mechanism, bringing together all of the sectors involved in maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health, and sexual and reproductive health and rights.…

U.S. Supports Gender Equality, Empowerment Of Women, Girls As Part Of Development Agenda

U.S. Department of State’s “DipNote”: Our Next ‘Beijing Moment': Achieving Gender Equality by 2030 Catherine Russell, ambassador-at-large for global women’s issues; Tony Pipa, the U.S. special coordinator for the post-2015 development agenda; and Daniella Ballou-Aares, the secretary of state’s senior adviser for development, discuss U.S. support for gender equality and…

2.5M Lives Saved Since 2010 Under U.N.’s Every Woman Every Child Partnership

Reuters: Child and maternal deaths tumble, East Africa leads the way: U.N. “Maternal and child death rates fell in every one of the poorest 49 countries in the world between 2010 and 2013, largely as a result of a U.N. initiative launched in 2010, the world body said on Tuesday…”…

Accurate Maternal Health Indicators Critical For Measuring Progress

Woodrow Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program’s “New Security Beat”: Measuring Maternal Health in a Post-MDG World Linnea Bennet, an intern with the Environmental Change and Security Program, recaps a December Wilson Center panel discussion examining the challenges around determining, collecting, and evaluating maternal health data to accurately measure…