#MomAndBaby Twitter Relay

Acting on the Call. Ending Preventable Child and Maternal Deaths

As part of the campaign, USAID has organized an all-day Twitter relay on June 24th to discuss interventions to end preventable maternal and child deaths. The theme of the chat is “Why are #MomAndBaby doing fine?”

Below, you will find a schedule of times and topics that various organizations will discuss. During the chat, please engage by answering partner questions, retweeting others, and encouraging your followers to ask questions. All tweets should be tagged with the campaign hashtag #MomAndBaby.

If you have any questions about the chat or would like to send questions for distribution, please email actingonthecall@gmail.com.

Twitter Relay Schedule

Time (EDT)




9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

USAID Global Health with Katie Taylor, Deputy Assistant Administrator


Ending Preventable Child and Maternal Deaths

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Abt Associates


Family Planning Access for MCH outcomes

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Every Newborn


Newborn Health

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

UN Foundation


UN Foundation programs for MCH outcomes

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

GAVI Alliance



12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Futures Group


Policy Work to Improve FP & MCH

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Management Sciences For Health


Health Systems

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Johnson & Johnson



1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

PATH programs

@PATHadvocacy, @defeatDD, @macepa_tweets, @PATHdrugdev, @MalariaVaccine

PATH programs for MCH outcomes

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.



Recognition of and Care Seeking for Maternal & Newborn Complications

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Global Fund, USAID Global Health with Dr. Ariel Pablos-Méndez, Assistant Administrator


Project Last Mile

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

ONE Campaign



4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Every Woman Every Child


#commit2deliver for women and children’s health

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Alive and Thrive


Early-Life Nutrition

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Photo of a mother and baby. Why are Mom & Baby doing fine? Find out during our Twitter Relay on June 24th from 9-5. Follow  #MomAndBaby. Photo source: George N. Obanyi/FHI 360

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Why are #MomAndBaby doing fine? Find out in the Twitter relay on Tuesday, June 24th from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. EDT. We’ll be discussing with partners how to end preventable maternal and child deaths. Use “#MomAndBaby” to ask questions and follow the conversation. We hope to hear from you! www.usaid.gov/actingonthecall/momandbaby-twitter-relay (graphic)


Last updated: June 24, 2014

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