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Devex Interviews USAID Official About Agency’s Maternal, Child Health Programming

Devex: Successful maternal health partnership seeking scale
“A year after former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton launched ‘Saving Mothers, Giving Life,’ U.S. and African health leaders believe the inter-agency public-private partnership has proven that surgical and other interventions once thought to be too difficult and expensive can dramatically reduce maternal and infant death in high-mortality settings. … Devex spoke with Robert Clay, deputy assistant administrator in USAID’s Bureau for Global Health, to learn how ‘Saving Mothers, Giving Life’ overcame skepticism to save lives and what the future looks like for maternal and child health programming at the agency…” (Igoe, 1/13).