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The second edition of the Safe Mothers & Newborns Workshop will be held from June 11 to June 16, 2017 at Aga Khan University East-Africa, in Nairobi, Kenya

Download the PDF version of the program here.

8:30 - 9:00Reflections day 1 ; expectations day 2

9:00 - 10:30Policies at Global and National level

  • Speakers: Ian Askew Department of Reproductive Health and Research (RHR) - World Health Organization (WHO) , Robert Pattinson

10:30 - 11:00Tea & Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:15Health systems and services, health workforce

12:15 - 13:30The users: communities, patients, (challenges)

  • Speaker: Grace Edwards Midwifery Education and practice Aga Khan University Uganda

13:30 - 14:30Lunch

14:30 - 15:00Inequalities in health opportunities and outcomes among women of reproductive age in sub Saharan Africa. The Human Opportunity Index.

15:00 - 16:00Interactive Country Case Study (Latin America)

  • Speaker: Fernando Wehrmeister Universidad Federal de Pelotas/ Centro Internacional para la Equidad en Salud (Brasil)

16:00 - 16;15Tea & Coffee Break

16:15 - 17:15Discussion and Key points of the day.