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See our Rapid Response to the BMJ’s recent series on Leaving No One Behind which left behind 2.6 million stillbirths a year!

The Every Newborn Action Plan (ENAP):

Stillbirth rate data by country:

Family planning: 

    • Family planning is a key component of reducing stillbirth rates and is part of the Lancet’s Call to Action.
    • Family planning use data is estimated using data from surveys such as the DHS, RHS, MICS, PMA2020 and other nationally representative surveys, service statistics and population data. Updated annually.

Global development goals:

Key stillbirth-related series:

Country- and region-specific stillbirth research resources:

We create meaningful connections for our members around the world.

Global impact

We seek out partnerships on every continent to realize our mission of ending preventable deaths and ensuring respectful care


We work with our member organizations to connect people locally across the globe and thereby improve standards of care within their region.

Saving Lives

By unifying the work being done in research, clinical practice and communities, we are helping reduce the unacceptably high loss of lives through stillbirth.

Data Driven

We support rigorous scientific research to ensure effective action for stillbirth and newborn death prevention and bereavement support.