• Closing the gaps: From Science to Action in Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in Africa 20-04-2015

The Application of Science in MNCH Policy

As part of a series on maternal, neonatal, and child health in sub-Saharan Africa, Sara Bennett and Freddie Ssengooba discuss the challenges of getting science into policy in Africa in 2010. Going forward, more must be done to ensure that MNCH issues reach national policy agendas and that they remain a high priority given the importance of policy consistency in promoting the MNCH agenda.