New Economic Considerations for Investing in Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

On 23 March 2021, Prof Sonia Bhalotra joined leading economists, biomedical and social science experts and public health leaders at the “Venice Forum:  Sustainable Recovery after Covid-19” to consider the case for a radical rethink of current investment priorities for a sustainable future.  Sonia chaired a session focused on economic consideration for investing in MNCH, including national stimulus strategies and investments on a health and wellbeing-centered agenda for resilience and recovery. Sonia is continuing working with the Forum to develop research and advocacy in this area.