1. Why Mothers Need More Than a Hospital
    Why Mothers Need More Than a Hospital

    In rural Nepal, pregnancy is referred to as a “gamble with death.” Rupa nearly lost the gamble. She was born…

  2. Newborn survival: the Every Newborn Action Plan
    Newborn survival: the Every Newborn Action Plan

    Almost a year ago, I held my beautiful baby boy in my arms for the very first time. I was…

  3. Success Factors for Women and Children’s Health
    Success Factors for Women and Children’s Health

    Over the past several months, Girls’ Globe has highlighted the importance of maternal, child and newborn health. We have discussed…

  4. The Road to PMNCH
    The Road to PMNCH

    For many women, the path to motherhood is a tumultuous journey. Women, girls and children around the world suffer from…

  5. The adolescent girl will make or break the future
    The adolescent girl will make or break the future

    Adolescent girls and young women are often ignored in the provision of sexual and reproductive health services, and at times…

  6. Cutting Female Circumcision From Egyptian Culture
    Cutting Female Circumcision From Egyptian Culture

    Written by C. Kott Suhair al-Bata’a was once a 13 year-old Egyptian girl, described by her family as sweet and…