Countdown to 2015 tracks coverage levels for health interventions proven to reduce maternal, newborn and child mortality. It calls on governments and development partners to be accountable, identifies knowledge gaps, and proposes new actions to reach Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5, to reduce child mortality and improve maternal health.


Countdown's 2015 Report

Countdown to 2015 released its final report, A Decade of Tracking Progress for Maternal, Newborn and Child Survival, featuring new data and analysis on 75 countries accounting for 95% of all maternal and child deaths. 


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New country case studies

New Countdown case studies in Malawi, Ethiopia and Tanzania, summarized in one-page Briefing Notes, seek to understand and explain how national RMNCH progress was achieved and highlight actions needed to save more lives.

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