GHC Announcement

At the end of September, GHC member, Katherine Hagen, attended the Open-ended Working Group on The Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) in Geneva. Please read her report from this conference. Additionally, a CSO statement was developed as result of the meeting.

Policy Updates

U.S. Senators introduce legislation strengthening U.S. commitments to maternal, newborn and child health. Learn more here.


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  • USAID announces child and maternal survival coordinator. Read the press release here.
  • This new Ebola outbreak resource can be used to assist the Georgetown University community, members of the interested public, and those working to contain, treat, and prevent Ebola.
  • Find resources for the fight against Ebola here.
  • View Dr. Wardlaw’s Committing to Child Survival: A Promise Renewed 2014 presentation.



President Obama recently announced an increased effort by the United States to respond to the spread of Ebola in West Africa as the scale of the outbreak continues to grow.

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