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International Center for Maternal and Newborn Health


Our team has worked in Bangladesh for over 15 years with the Projahnmo Study Group.

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Maternal, newborn, and child health

Deaths in children under-five have been declining rapidly—except for newborn mortality, a challenge greatest in the poorest populations. Too many women still give birth with limited to no support from the health care system. Helping women access community-based or peripheral level health services early in pregnancy is critical to improving maternal and newborn health.

Key challenges in Sylhet Division

Community-based solutions