WHO KSK maternal mortality

The reduction of maternal deaths is a high priority for the international community, especially in view of the increased attention on the Millennium Development Goals.Maternal deaths arise from the risks attributable to pregnancy and childbirth as well as from the poorquality care from health services. Effective services to improve overall maternal health need targeted health and social policies that are informed by reliable and valid epidemiological data. A comprehensive summary of the magnitude and distribution of the causes of maternal deaths is critical to inform reproductive ...


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1. Our Maternal Health Policy

2. Why Maternal Health

3. Maternal Mortality and Morbidity on the African continent

4. Perinatal Mortality on the African continent

5. Trends in mat mort 1990 - 2013

6. WHO KSK maternal mortality

7. WHO on perinatal mortality 2006

8. WHO standarsds for maternal and neonatal care

9. World health statistics 2014