The Lao People's Democratic Republic commits to provide free deliveries
Description/achievement of initiative

The Lao People's Democratic Republic commits to provide free deliveries in order to ensure access to the most vulnerable; produce 1500 new midwives by 2015 by upgrading existing staff and training and recruiting new staff; and increase immunization from 67% to 90% by 2015. Lao PDR will also increase the proportion of couples with access to modern contraception and the proportion of births attended by a skilled attendant.

Implementation methodologies

By providing free deliveries, upgrading existing staff, training and recruiting new staff.
Deliverables
Deliverable Date
The Lao People's Democratic Republic commits to provide free deliveries in order to ensure access to the most vulnerable; produce 1500 new midwives by 2015 by upgrading existing staff and training and recruiting new staff 2015
The Lao People's Democratic Republic commits to increase immunization from 67% to 90% by 2015. 2015

Action Network
  • Every Woman Every Child
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