IMNHC 2023

May 8 - 11, 2023 | Cape Town, South Africa

For the first time in more than eight years, the International Maternal Newborn Health Conference (IMNHC) 2023 brought together the maternal newborn health communities in Cape Town, South Africa May 8-11, 2023. Hosted by AlignMNH, IMNHC 2023 convened more than 1,500 stakeholders from around the world to accelerate solutions to improve maternal and newborn survival and prevent stillbirths as we strive to achieve the ambitious targets outlined in the Sustainable Development Goals.

Watch the IMNHC Plenary Recordings

Watch it again or see what you missed: IMNHC 2023 is excited to share that all seven of the plenary sessions were recorded and available for viewing at your convenience. 

Daily Recaps

IMNHC 2023 Daily Recap: Thursday 11 May
IMNHC 2023 Daily Recap: Wednesday 10 May
IMNHC 2023 Daily Recap: Tuesday 9 May

Latest Launches & Announcements

Source:  World Health Organization

Summary Improving maternal and newborn health and survival and reducing stillbirth highlights global progress on maternal mortality, neonatal mortality and stillbirths, as well as country efforts to meet the global…
Source:  The Lancet

Summary The foundations of human wellbeing are laid before birth. Unfortunately, many babies experience adversities during this intrauterine period. Consequently, they can be born preterm or suffer fetal growth restriction…
Source:  Sight and Life

Summary The overwhelming evidence of the benefits of MMS has propelled progress on MMS over the last decade. In just the last three years, since the launch of the first…
Source:  World Health Organization

Summary Born too soon: decade of action on preterm birth looks to the future, setting an ambitious agenda to reduce the burden of preterm birth by addressing factors outside of…
Source:  International Stillbirth Alliance

Summary This action-focused guide brings together existing resources and practical guidance to inform planning, investments and programmes aimed at ending preventable stillbirths and improving care for all women and families…

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