The Makerere University Centre of Excellence for Maternal Newborn and Child Health was established in 2013 to serve as a one stop centre for information, research and capacity building. The centre operates as a knowledge management arm for the national newborn steering committee to the meet the desire of increasing access and availability of reliable knowledge and information to stimulate action and service delivery. We are a team of highly trained, remarkable, and self-motivating people. More


The Hidden Costs of a $1 Delivery: How affordable care around delivery is not always so affordable

By Susie Gurzenda| In recent years, Uganda has implemented policies in line with Sustainable Development Goal 3.8.1:  improving coverage of essential maternal and neonatal health services without imposing untenable costs on families.  Some tangible interventions to implement such policies include: Dispensing Maama kits: These kits contain all supplies necessary for routine clean and safe deliveries, […]
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