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Making the Case for Mothers: Improving Lives Through Policy

Thursday, May 7, 2015 from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM (EDT)

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 Making the Case for Mothers:

Improving Lives through Policy



Registration: 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion: 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Reception: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.



Jennifer Adams

Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health, USAID



 Jeff Jordan  

President and CEO, Population Reference Bureau



Suneeta Sharma  

Director, Health Policy Project, Futures Group  



Monique Vledder  

Manager, Health Results Innovation Trust Fund  (HRITF)

Global Financing Facility Coordinator, The World Bank 


Tonte Ibraye

 National Coordinator, White Ribbon Alliance Nigeria 

Marlyn Marín

Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Manager, HEPP Guatemala,

Futures Group




Between 1990 and 2013, maternal mortality worldwide dropped by almost 50%, but the world is not on track to meet Millennium Development Goal 5, to reduce maternal mortality by two-thirds by 2015.


Adequate and accessible service delivery saves mothers’ lives, but broader social and political support structures must be in place to ensure these services reach the people who need them. The USAID-funded Health Policy Project has worked to build the capacity of governments, civil society, and local partners to effectively manage and implement maternal health policy interventions that are sustainable, effective, and grounded in human rights.

This panel discussion will focus on the ways policy and advocacy can influence maternal health outcomes and HPP's work supporting countries to finance, manage, and implement lifesaving measures for mothers around the globe.


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Futures Group
1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20004

Thursday, May 7, 2015 from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM (EDT)

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