• Ghana launches Newborn Action Plan under banner of A Promise Renewed

    In Ghana, one newborn child dies every 15 minutes, and 30,000 newborn deaths are recorded annually. These deaths account for 40 per cent of under-five mortality in Ghana, and are often the result of preterm and intrapartum complications, infections and low birth weight. Responding to these challenges, on July 31, Ghana launched the National Newborn […]