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Included here are a range of resources for your information:


The Lancet's Stillbirth Series

The Lancet's Stillbirth Series Executive Summary [English] [Italian]


Press Releases

Download Partnership for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health, International Stillbirth Alliance, Save the Children and First Candle Press Release

Download WHO Press Release

Download Australian and New Zealand Science Media Centre Media Alert


Media Briefing

Download Australian and New Zealand Science Media Centre Media Briefing

Download UK Science Media Centre Media Briefing 


Fact Sheets

Download PMNCH Knowledge Summary: Make Stillbirths Count

Download National, regional and worldwide estimates of stillbirth in 2009 with trends since 1995. WHO Policy Brief

Download map: 2008 Global Stillbirth Rate

Download map: 2009 Global Stillbirth Rate

Download ANZSA Fact Sheet

Download White Ribbon Alliance Atlas of Birth: Losing Lives at Birth


Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation: Blogs

Family Health: Key to Addressing Stillbirths - Posted by Gary Darmstadt

Breaking the Silence Around Stillbirths - Posted by Melinda French Gates

Stillbirths: Time to Count This Daily Reality for Families Around Around the World - Posted by Joy Lawn

Why Should Stillbirth Matter More? - Posted by Frederik Froen

The Connection Between Stillbirth, Maternal, and Newborn Health - Posted by Bob Pattinson



New Zealand: Dr Lesley McCowan, Maternal Fetal Medicine Sub-Specialist, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Auckand/Australia and New Zealand Stillbirth Alliance