Maternal Health and Rights Day 2016 Twitter chat relay

Join hosts USAID | Translating Research into Action (TRAction) Project and the Center for Gender Health and Equity (CHANGE) on Twitter April 11, 2016 to discuss, “Equity Now: How elevating respect for women improves health for everyone.”

With your help, we will ignite a virtual dialog and raise awareness and support for respectful maternal care as it applies to women across the reproductive/maternal continuum (reproductive, maternal, and newborn care).

Follow #IntlMHDay monitor the IntlMHDay Chat list to join the conversation.

Details

#IntlMHDay Twitter Relay Chat
Equity Now: How elevating respect for women improves health for everyone
April 11, 2016 9AM – 3PM ET

Schedule

Topic: Comprehensive and Respectful maternal care at the time of childbirth

  • URC @urcchs (9:00AM): Introduction "Talking about RMC"
  • USAID Scaling Up RMNCH+A Project (IPE Global, India) @USAID_RMNCHA (9:30AM)
    Topic: Comprehensive and Respectful maternal care at the time of childbirth
  • CHANGE @GenderHealth (10 AM)
    Topic: The Right To Safe Motherhood
  • Pathfinder International @PathfinderInt (10:30AM)
    Topic: Rights-based family planning with maternal health
  • PAI  @popact  (11AM)
    Topic Maternal health and youth/adolescent girls
  • Ibis Reproductive Health @IbisRH (11:30AM)
    Topic: Unsafe Abortions in the Context of Maternal Health
  • TRAction Project   @TRActionProject  (12:00 PM)
    Topic: Respectful Maternity Care across the Continuum
  • EngenderHealth  @EngenderHealth  (12:30 PM)
    Topic: Rights as an ends and a means
  • EGPAF @EGPAF  (1PM)
    Topic Maternal health and HIV
  • Pop Council  @Pop_Council (1:30PM)
    Topic: Ensuring delivery of quality maternal health care in order to foster good health outcomes
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives @ACNMmidwives (2PM) 
    Topic: Midwives improving maternal health around the globe
  • USAID Global Health  @USAIDGH  (2:30PM)
    Topic: Quality, Respectful Maternity Care: Why It Matters

Questions? Ask @urcchs or @GenderHealth

A nutritionist assesses the nutritional status of an expectant mother at Hoima Regional Referral Hospital, Western Uganda. URC 2014
A nutritionist assesses the nutritional status of an expectant mother at Hoima Regional Referral Hospital, Western Uganda. URC 2014
Date 
April 06, 2016
Authors 
Christina Zola, Communications Specialist