Informal meeting on provision of home-based care to mother and child in the first week after birth

Publish Date: June 2012
Author: World Health Organization
Language: English

Three years after the 2009 joint statement from WHO and UNICEF recommended home visits for newborn care during the first week of life, 30 of 58 African and Asian countries have a related policy. This report, from a February 2012 meeting, captures the experiences implementing these programs and the context of postnatal care in which these visits are happening.


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