Newsletter N°10

January - April 2017

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National strategy on maternal,
newborn, child and adolescent
health

Santé sexuelle

“Workshop on Maternal and Newborn Health”: closing ceremony

The Ministry of Health, with support of UNFPA, UNICEF, WHO and UNAIDS, organized a reflection workshop on National strategy on maternal, Newborn, child and Adolescent Health and the acceleration of the implementation of the joint program on maternal and newborn health 2015-2019.

Under the auspices of the Minister of Health, the workshop aimed at (I) deepening the diagnosis of the national situation on Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health (II) Take stock of all current initiatives in the field of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health Institutions and the current synergies, (III) conduct a Reflection on the priority areas for a future strategy on Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health (IX) present and discuss the current Joint Program on Maternal and Newborn Health Highlighting achievements and develop strategic interventions for the period 2017-2019.

Several recommendations came out from this workshop, including the need to develop a national maternal, child, adolescent and health strategy. The workshop allowed identification of Strategic Interventions 2017/2019 within the frame of the Joint Program on Maternal and new born Health.