Published on 04 May 2020
The maternity leave for mothers of premature babies is extended. Last month Brazil's Supreme Federal Tribunal decided to prolong the period of maternity leave for mothers of premature infants.
Published on 09 March 2020
The journal club at Okinawa Prefectural College of Nursing selected and discussed the “Global Call to Action for Newborn Care” to share its mission with the colleagues, both nursing and medicine.
Published on 07 February 2020
We are honoured to introduce you to the newly elected GLANCE Chair Committee. It was an objective to found a committee which is both geographically diverse and following a multi-stakeholder and interdisciplinary approach.
Published on 06 February 2020
One year ago, EFCNI went public about the founding of GLANCE, the Global Alliance for Newborn Care for the first time. At the annual Parent Organisations Meeting, when our network of international parent and patient organisations met, we shared the news about this big endeavour. A lot has happened since then and together we could work on the next future projects.
Published on 06 December 2019
The Doris Mollel Foundation, based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, commemorated World Prematurity Day by conducting a discussion with mothers who gave birth too soon on challenges that they face as they raise preterm babies most importantly to parental leave.
Published on 21 November 2019
On the occasion of World Prematurity Day 2019, the African Foundation for Premature Babies and Neonatal Care (AFPNC) Ghana organised a big community event to raise awareness for the precarious situation of newborn care in the country.
Published on 02 July 2019
After EFCNI had announced the founding of GLANCE, the Global Alliance for Newborn Care on their annual Parent Organisations Meeting last January, the first GLANCE Founding Committee Meeting with representatives from 14 countries, took place in Munich this summer.
Published on 19 September 2019
After a thorough researching, writing, and editing process, the report “Survive and Thrive; Transforming care for small and sick newborns” has finally been launched and published.