On March 22, 2022, the ISC hosted a satellite session at the Consortium of Universities of Global Health’s 13th annual conference.  The all-day event featured four roundtable discussions with voices from across 21 global health and development institutions.  Participants addressed implementation science...
Around the world, women who give birth in health facilities often face undignified conditions and poor quality of care. Causes of mistreatment are often complex and multifaceted, involving individual and health system level constraints such as health provider workload, infrastructure and supply...
The maternal mortality ratio in Malawi is one of the highest in sub-Saharan Africa, at 439 per 100,000 live births, of which an estimated 25% is due to postpartum hemorrhage (PPH).1,2 Despite an increase in institutional deliveries, up from 51% in 1992...
Madagascar’s maternal mortality ratio of 478 deaths per 100,000 live births is among the highest in sub-Saharan Africa, and 20–25% of those deaths are estimated to be due to postpartum hemorrhage (PPH).1 Women in Madagascar face a lack of access to quality...
The 2018 Wheelchair Stakeholders’ Meeting brought together various stakeholder groups, including past and present USAID implementing partners, academia and other sector technical specialists, to reflect on past achievements and challenges, discuss current initiatives, and strategize for a future with greater access to...
This brief covers a general background about disrespect and abuse/mistreatment and respectful maternity care.

Search Filters

Keyword Search

Content Type

Expertise

Countries

Regions