MANDATE participates in Saving Lives at Birth / Grand Challenges Meeting in New Delhi, India
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada, and The World Bank have joined together to launch Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development, to find the tools and approaches to help the mothers and newborns during their most vulnerable hours. Grand Challenges is currently hosting a conference in New Delhi until November 7th 2011, bringing together technical experts, public health professionals and technology developers around the world to discuss the state of maternal and child health and develop solutions to reduce the current burden of morbidity and mortality around pregnancy and birth.
Check out the Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development blog to hear more about the conference.
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