This report presents an approach to assessing a country’s need for essential maternal health medicines - oxytocin, magnesium sulfate and misoprostol - in support of the U.N. Commission on Life-Saving Commodities for Women's and Children's Health.
From May 22-31, 2017, the world’s global health leaders convened at the 70th Session of the World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. Rabin Martin reports back on the election of the new Director-General, updates on key global health initiatives, and other key themes.
Update, 5/17/17: Now featuring an updated calendar of side events.
Attended by stakeholders from industry, governments, NGOs and others, WHA provides a forum for multilateral dialogue to advance health policies to reduce the burden of diseases and drive resources around key health issues. Planning to attend? Check out our guide to key side events.