Canada’s Maternal, Child Health Funding Must Be ‘Appropriate And Accepted’
Huffington Post Canada: Giving Money Towards Maternal Health Is Only Part of a Solution
Blake Bromley, international charity lawyer
“…Summits which focus on money and star power make me skeptical that the media event is more important than the substance covered in the meetings. … However, reading Prime Minister Harper’s Toronto Statement makes it clear that the problems of Saving Every Woman, Every Child are comprehensively understood and the challenges are being undertaken with great consideration and collaboration. … The goal must be to ensure that the ultimate measurement of success is that our funding is appropriate and accepted by individual women and children in Africa so that we do indeed enhance maternal, newborn and child health” (6/4).