Category: Global Outreach

‘Babu Barta’ in Partnership with Baby Basics Bangladesh and Spreeha Bangladesh

Spreeha Bangladesh successfully completed the “Babu Barta” project in partnership with the Baby Basics Bangladesh Program under the US State Department and Dnet. “Babu Barta”, the very first book for pregnant and new mothers in Bangla is designed to cater especially to low-income communities suffering from a severe lack of knowledge on prenatal and postnatal […]

Evaluation of Big Belly Business Program Pilot in Liberia

Evaluation Team: Yana Mayevskaya, Eva Noble, Elizabeth Dankenbring, Saydah Williamson Taylor, Cassie Landers, Mark CanaveraMailman School of Public Health, Columbia University – Prepared for the Open Society Foundations 10/20/17 In a setting beset with extreme challenges but also rays of hope, an impressive team of stakeholders conceived and implemented the Big Belly Business (BBB) pilot […]

Rep. Houlahan Introduces Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing Bump Day

Representative Houlahan (D-PA) introduced a bipartisan resolution recognizing July 21st as Bump Day. She is joined in this effort by Representatives McCaul (R-TX), Roybal-Allard (D-CA) and Herrera Beutler (R-WA). Bump Day is a global advocacy day for maternal health, and this resolution not only commemorates #BumpDay but also reaffirms the U.S. leadership to end preventable maternal […]