Dramatic improvements on neonatal survival rates
MARCH 2010 - Women's community groups have had a dramatic effect on reducing neonatal mortality rates in some of the poorest areas of India, according to a study published in the journal The Lancet today. The groups provide a cost-effective intervention with added benefits such as significantly reducing maternal depression and improving decision-making amongst the women.
- Read the press release regarding the study carried out by Women and Children First’s partners
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