• maternal
  • PESHAWAR, July 27: Speakers at a dialogue on Friday called for better public awareness about adoption of modern techniques to reduce maternal mortality rate. (dawn.com)
  • They said a vast majority of maternal deaths (27.2 per cent) was caused by postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) and that skilled birth attendance was critical for reducing maternal mortality and mortality including that associated with PPH. (dawn.com)
  • According to them, the millennium development goal 5 focused on improving maternal health by reducing maternal mortality ratio and achieving universal access to reproductive health by 2015. (dawn.com)
  • Project coordinator Dr Saeed said Mercy Corps and Khwendo Kor would jointly work for reducing maternal mortality caused by postpartum hemorrhage by addressing policies and practices in Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Federally Administered Tribal Areas. (dawn.com)
  • Mr Shoaib of Mercy Corps said special programmes would be carried out for increasing public awareness of modern techniques to reduce maternal mortality rate. (dawn.com)
  • estimates
  • NEW YORK, 17 September 2010 - The latest United Nations under-five mortality estimates were released today by UNICEF and they show continued progress in reducing the number of children who don't live to see their fifth birthdays. (unicef.org)
  • The estimates are the work of a number of UN system organizations that form the Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation, and are developed with oversight and advice from independent experts from academic institutions. (unicef.org)