Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 94, Number 5, May 2016, 309-404

Special theme: the Global strategy for women's, children's and adolescents' health (2016-2030)

IN THIS MONTH'S BULLETIN

EDITORIALS

Knowledge for effective action to improve the health of women, children and adolescents in the sustainable development era
Flavia Bustreo, Robin Gorna & David Nabarro
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.174243

Sexual and reproductive health and rights in emergencies
Ian Askew, Rajat Khosla, Ugochi Daniels, Sandra Krause, Clare Lofthouse, Lale Say, Kate Gilmore & Sarah Zeid
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.173567

Young people’s contribution to the Global strategy for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health (2016–2030)
Zanele Mabaso, Temitayo Erogbogbo & Kadidiatou Toure
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.174714

Political leadership for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health
Nila Moeloek & Kesetebirhan Admasu
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.174367

NEWS

RESEARCH

An ecological study of stillbirths in Mexico from 2000 to 2013
Teresa Murguía-Peniche, Daniel Illescas-Zárate, Gabriela Chico-Barba & Zulfiqar A Bhutta
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.154922

Association between intimate partner violence and poor child growth: results from 42 demographic and health surveys
Jeanne Chai, Günther Fink, Sylvia Kaaya, Goodarz Danaei, Wafaie Fawzi, Majid Ezzati, Jeffrey Lienert & Mary C Smith Fawzi
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.152462

Adolescent suicidal behaviours in 32 low- and middle-income countries
Britt McKinnon, Geneviève Gariépy, Mariane Sentenac & Frank J Elgar
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.163295

Cross-country analysis of strategies for achieving progress towards global goals for women’s and children’s health
Syed Masud Ahmed, Lal B Rawal, Sadia A Chowdhury, John Murray, Sharon Arscott-Mills, Susan Jack, Rachael Hinton, Prima M Alam & Shyama Kuruvilla
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.168450

Reclassifying causes of obstetric death in Mexico: a repeated cross-sectional study
Margaret C Hogan, Biani Saavedra-Avendano, Blair G Darney, Luis M Torres-Palacios, Ana L Rhenals-Osorio, Bertha L Vázquez Sierra, Patricia N Soliz-Sánchez, Emmanuela Gakidou & Rafael Lozano
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.163360

POLICY & PRACTICE

Improving reporting of infant deaths, maternal deaths and stillbirths in Haryana, India
Preeti H Negandhi, Sutapa B Neogi, Sapna Chopra, Amit Phogat, Rupinder Sahota, Ravikant Gupta, Rakesh Gupta & Sanjay Zodpey
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.157693

Community participation for transformative action on women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health
Cicely Marston, Rachael Hinton, Stuart Kean, Sushil Baral, Arti Ahuja, Anthony Costello & Anayda Portela
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.168492

LESSONS FROM THE FIELD

Training of midwives in advanced obstetrics in Liberia
Obed Dolo, Alice Clack, Hannah Gibson, Naomi Lewis & David P Southall
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.160473

Using an emergency response infrastructure to help women who experience gender-based violence in Gujarat, India
Jennifer A Newberry, Swaminatha Mahadevan, Narendrasinh Gohil, Roma Jamshed, Jashvant Prajapati, GV Ramana Rao & Matthew Strehlow
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.163741

PERSPECTIVES

Using multistakeholder dialogues to assess policies, programmes and progress for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health
Laura Frost, Rachael Hinton, Beth Anne Pratt, John Murray, Sharon Arscott-Mills, Susan Jack, Andres de Francisco & Shyama Kuruvilla
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.171710

The sustainable development goals, violence and women’s and children’s health
Claudia García-Moreno & Avni Amin
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.172205

The Global strategy for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health (2016–2030): a roadmap based on evidence and country experience
Shyama Kuruvilla, Flavia Bustreo, Taona Kuo, CK Mishra, Katie Taylor, Helga Fogstad, Geeta Rao Gupta, Kate Gilmore, Marleen Temmerman, Joe Thomas, Kumanan Rasanathan, Ted Chaiban, Anshu Mohan, Anna Gruending, Julian Schweitzer, Hannah Sarah Dini, John Borrazzo, Hareya Fassil, Lars Gronseth, Rajat Khosla, Richard Cheeseman, Robin Gorna, Lori McDougall, Kadidiatou Toure, Kate Rogers, Kate Dodson, Anita Sharma, Marta Seoane & Anthony Costello
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.170431

Country perspectives on integrated approaches to maternal and child health: the need for alignment and coordination
Pascal Bijleveld, Blerta Maliqi, Paul Pronyk, Jennifer Franz-Vasdeki, Bennett Nemser, Diana Sera, Renee van de Weerdt & Benedicte Walter
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.15.168823

CORRIGENDUM