Southeast Asia's demographic and economic figures make the AMDD
a compelling incentive for medical device manufacturers on the lookout for new markets.
Vice Primature de la Sante Publique, UNFPA, UNICEF, OMS, AMDD
, MSIS.http://www.hayzara.org/BANQUEDE-CONNAISSANCES/Sante/Evaluation-des- Besoins-en-Matiere-de-Soins-Obstetricaux-etNeonatals-dUrgence-a-Madagascar-Vice-Primature- Chargee-de-la-Sante-Publique-UNFPA-UNICEFOMS-AMDD-MSIS-Mars-2010 (accessed on 03/05/2015).
Product registration is the major focus area of the AMDD
. The AMDD
's guidelines are generally based on the guidelines of the Global Harmonization Task Force (GHTF), a committee of government and industry representatives from the United States, Europe, Japan, Canada and Australia.
Death and Disability (AMDD
) programme of Columbia University.
With support from UNFPA, UNICEF and Averting Maternal Death and Disability (AMDD
), the government has increased the number of functioning comprehensive EmOC facilities from 45 in 2000 to 70 in 2002.
The 1st International Forum on 'Midwifery in the Community' was organised by the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the World Health Organization (WHO), with the support of the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida), the Government of Luxembourg, the global research initiative IMMPACT, Family Care International (FCI), Averting Maternal Death and Disability (AMDD
) and the Partnership for Maternal Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH).
Network Conference held in Kuala Lumpur from October 21-23, 2003, brought together 300 people from various government officials, development practitioners and leading figures from international agencies, including Carol Bellamy, the Executive Director of UNICEF, Kunio Waki, Deputy Executive Director of UNFPA, Stefan Bergstrom of the Karolinska Institute, Raj Karim of IPPF ESEAOR as well as Barbara Kwast, Deborah Maine, Allan Rosenfeld and Lynn Freedman of the AMDD
(14.) of emergency obstetric services: Question and Answers." AMDD
ICM was invited to be involved in the evaluation of the AMDD
project, and a further report will be made available.
(42.) WHO, UNFPA, UNICEF and AMDD
. Monitoring emergency obstetric care: a handbook.
(15.) Ministry of Health, UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO, AMDD
. Malawi 2010 EmONC needs assessment final report.
The authors would like to acknowledge the support of the Averting Maternal Death and Disability Programme (AMDD
), Columbia University, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the technical support of UNICEF's Regional Office for South Asia, JHPIEGO and AMDD