Action Plan - Acceleration of Maternal Mortality Ratio Reduction in Indonesia

No. of pages: 71

Publication date: April 2013

Author: Ministry of Health, Republic of Indonesia

In focusing the achievement of MDG Goal 5, that is improve maternal health, the collaboration of all stakeholders to perform effective, efficient and consistent measures is required to accelerate the maternal and neonatal mortality rate reduction in Indonesia. Therefore, the Ministry of Health establishes an action plan for the acceleration of maternal mortality rate reduction 2013-2015, which focuses on 3 strategies and 7 main programs. 
 
This Action Plan is expected to create the same understanding for all stakeholders about the concept of maternal and neonatal mortality and the effective and efficient measures to prevent them. These efforts require a strong commitment from all stakeholders to accelerate maternal mortality rate reduction in Indonesia, which is set forth in the Regional Action Plan.