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'Born Too Soon' Update

A 2013 update for the  Born Too Soon: The Global Action Report on Premature Birth is now available. Please click on the link below to learn more about the work being done to reduce neonatal mortality from preterm birth.

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New series on treatment of newborn infection

A special nine-article series in the Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal presents innovative treatments for severe newborn infections, including community-based solutions.

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Saving Lives at Birth Award Nominees

Saving Lives at Birth, including partners USAID, the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada and DFID just announced the awardees from the.third global call for innovative ideas to save the lives of mothers and newborns in developing countries.

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Saving Lives at Birth Round 3 Finalists

Saving Lives at Birth recently announced the 2013 finalists, who have identified and scaled up transformative prevention and treatment approaches for pregnant women and newborns in low-resource settings around the time of birth.

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MANDATE featured on Gates Foundation blog

MANDATE was recently featured on the Gates Foundation blog- Impatient Optimists.

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