Thursday, December 8 / 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM   •   Waongo 1

Session 94:
Policy, system, and service level drivers of progress in achieving MDGs 4 and 5

Chair: Andrew A. R. Channon, University of Southampton
Discussant: Zoe Matthews, University of Southampton

  1. Distance to health-care facilities: implication for under-five mortality in Nigeria (WITHDRAWN)Sunday Adedini, University of the Witwatersrand ; Clifford O. Odimegwu, University of the Witwatersrand ; Olusina Bamiwuye, Obafemi Awolowo University ; Opeyemi Fadeyibi, Obafemi Awolowo University ; Sunday T. Omoyeni, Obafemi Awolowo University

  2. The grant of the deliveries in Burkina Faso: what effects on household health expenditures and the use of a born assisted?Aristide Romaric Bado, Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (IRSS) ; Valéry Ridde, Université de Montréal ; Seni Kouanda, Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (IRSS) ; Nicole Bado, Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (IRSS) ; Slim Haddad, Université de Montréal

  3. Analysis of potential adverse effects of performance based financing in Rwanda: the case of reference of at risk pregnant women”Valens Hafashimana, National University of Rwanda ; Aline Umubyeyi, NUR/SPH ; Paulin Basinga, Tulane University

  4. Increasing utilization of maternal, newborn and child health services in Bangladesh: performance-based incentive works (WITHDRAWN)Ubaidur Rob, Population Council ; Laila Rahman, Population Council ; Md. Noorunnabi Talukder, Population Council ; Ismat Ara Hena, Population Council ; Farhana Akter

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