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A network of Canadian NGOs, academic institutions and health professional associations working together to improve the lives of women and children in the world's poorest countries.
Around the Globe:
125
countries
improve
maternal survival
43%
newborn
deaths
prevented
600,000+
more
children
survived
Canada's contribution:
82
canadian
partners
 
1,000+
active
regions
 
10,000+
health
workers
 

14 Nov 2000, Dhaka, Bangladesh --- Just two drops of polio vaccine will protect a Bangladeshi boy from a virus that once crippled millions of children.  Global efforts have almost eradicated polio. --- Image by © Karen Kasmauski/Corbis

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