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Announcing the Coalitions Working Towards Accelerating Progress Towards SDG 3.1

Strengthening Systems for Safer Childbirth is a new global initiative using locally-driven solutions to accelerate progress in helping save women’s lives through six coalitions in India, Kenya, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.

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The 2022 Kenneth C. Frazier Award for Maternal Health Equity Winner

Mali Health has been named this year’s recipient of the Kenneth C. Frazier Award for Maternal Health Equity. The organization hopes to extend its impact by deepening its community-led approaches.

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A New Commitment with Girl Effect to Accelerate Family Planning in Kenya

Girl Effect announced a $1 million commitment from MSD for Mothers to create a new digital platform, designed by and for young people, that helps women and girls in their family planning journeys.

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Documentary Highlights Girl Child Concerns' Work

Nigeria Health Watch has produced a documentary focused on how Girl Child Concerns, a program supported by MSD for Mothers, works to improve access to maternal care by training village health workers in northern Nigeria.

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