Publish Date: February 2019
The leading causes of childhood deaths in the the Democratic Republic of the Congo are attributable to neonatal complications and illnesses — mainly diarrhea, pneumonia and malaria. This brief highlights the benefits of getting services closer to remote communities, and larger efforts to scale up integrated community case management for childhood illness to reduce the country’s child deaths.
The brief is also available in French.
UPDATED Scaling up Integrated Community Case Management for Childhood Illness in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (911 downloads)