Table 2

Anticipated effect on coverage of life-saving interventions at birth, deliverable at community and primary level, by project

Projects and locationsLife-saving interventions
Appropriate administration of antibioticsManagement of postpartum haemorrhage using uterine massage and uterotonicsActive management of the third stage of labourHand-washing with soap, use of gloves by delivery attendantManagement of early onset of labour using corticosteroids
Gombe State, north-east Nigeria
Four regions in Ethiopia: Amhara; Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Region; Oromia; Afar
Uttar Pradesh
 Better BirthDDDDD
 Sure StartIIIII
  • SFH-MNH, Society for Family Health Maternal and Newborn Health project; SAQIP, State Accountability for Quality Improvement Project of Pact, Nigeria; L10K, Last 10 Kilometers Poject of JSI Research and Training Institute; COMBINE, Community-Based Interventions for Newborns in Ethiopia – Saving Newborn Lives; MaNHEP, Maternal and Newborn Health Extension Program, Emory University; Manthan, Manthan Project – IntraHealth International; Better Birth, Better Birth Project, Ariadne Labs, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard T.H.Chan School of Public Health; UP-CMP, Uttar Pradesh Community Mobilisation Project, Public Health Foundation of India; Sure Start, Sure Start Project - PATH.