During a child’s first 1,000 days, proper nutrition is vital. Without it, the risk is high for life-long health issues like blindness, developmental disabilities and
Training in basic child health, immunization, skilled attendants at birth, and emergency obstetric care make a real difference.
Yet, in many parts of the world, up to 20 percent of children die before their fifth birthday from preventable causes such as pneumonia, diarrhea and malaria.
Each year, 3.1 million newborns die globally.
More than 150 million children in developing countries
Malnutrition is the underlying cause of 2.6 million child deaths each year.
Forty million women give birth every year without a health worker present.
For every 1,000 babies born, 172 die.
The Global Impact Global Health and Child Survival Fund brings together four of the most respected, best-in-the-business international organizations focused on global health and child survival.
Through this fund, you will join with millions of people to change the world by helping to increase access to maternal and prenatal healthcare, monitoring child health and development in communities, increasing healthcare access, distribution of nutritious food, and a host of other services to children around the world.
Your contributions go directly to supporting real and meaningful work to improve the survival of children around the world.
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