Join The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH)

Membership criteria

An organization or country seeking membership in PMNCH should meet these criteria:

  • Support the concept of the "continuum of care" and The Partnership in its mandate towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) 4 and 5 (and MDG 6);
  • Be active in the area of reproductive, maternal, newborn or child health (RMNCH), or health-related MDGs (MDGs 4, 5 & 6) or a closely related field, such as poverty and undernutrition (MDG1); education(MDG 2) and gender (MDG 3) ; safe drinking water and sanitation (MDG 7) and others;
  • Be committed to collective action to reduce RMNCH mortality;
  • Endorse the values and general principles of The Partnership, as reflected in The Partnership's core documents, including:
    • The principles of engagement with PMNCH (Annex II)
    • The operational principles as stated in the PMNCH 2012-2015 Strategic Framework (Annex I)