Sophisticated new maps chart the geography of childhood malnutrition in Africa

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Maternal Care

Solving crowded hospitals and inadequate maternal care are keys for reducing infant mortality

Improving newborn health is only possible if we also improve maternal health. Better care in community clinics or outposts can help families avoid the need of going to the hospital.
Ryan Bell Feature Writer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Vitamin A

The danger of complacency: Lost progress in Vitamin A distribution

After nearly two decades of rising coverage, our progress on a critical piece in the fight against malnutrition is unravelling. Vitamin A distribution is now at a seven-year low. We know what we need to do to turn the tide—now is the time to do it.
Shawn Baker Director, Nutrition, Global Development Program, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation