Read the latest NEST stories, providing insights from NEST partners who advance quality newborn care through innovation, policy, and education.

Implementation Toolkit Series | Infection Prevention & Control

Implementation Toolkit Series | Infection Prevention & Control

This is the first seminar in the Implementation Toolkit for Small and Sick Newborn Care Seminar Series. It discusses the ... Read More

Data-Driven Change Gets Big Boost in Malawi

Data-Driven Change Gets Big Boost in Malawi

NEST’s Malawi team partnered with the Ministry of Health to improve data collection in Malawi through a program that ... Read More

A look into Generic Instructors Course (GIC) and Training of Trainers (TOT) Training in Malawi

A look into Generic Instructors Course (GIC) and Training of Trainers (TOT) Training in Malawi

As part of building the capacity of COIN trainers and potential instructors, a three-day Generic Instructor Course (GIC) ... Read More

Clinical Skills Lab Opens at University College Hospital in Ibadan, Nigeria

Clinical Skills Lab Opens at University College Hospital in Ibadan, Nigeria

In February, Nigeria opened a Clinical Skills Lab at University College Hospital (UCH). The lab serves medical students, ... Read More

A Look into Biomedical Engineers and Technicians (BMET) Training

A Look into Biomedical Engineers and Technicians (BMET) Training

This quarter, the NEST Kenya team led biomedical training  at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya. Biomedical training ... Read More

NEST Curriculum Integrated & Quality Improvement in Tanzania

NEST Curriculum Integrated & Quality Improvement in Tanzania

Over the past quarter, NEST Tanzania worked towards important milestones in sustainability of the NEST model within the ... Read More

Something ‘Amazing’ Happened. – Lever for Change Story on NEST360’s accomplisments

Something ‘Amazing’ Happened. – Lever for Change Story on NEST360’s accomplisments

A plan to reduce Africa’s infant mortality fell short of winning the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation’s first ... Read More

Fourth Annual Malawi Innovators Design Competition – Winners Announced

Fourth Annual Malawi Innovators Design Competition – Winners Announced

The 2022 MIDC was coordinated by the Malawi University of Business and Applied Sciences (MUBAS), Malawi University of ... Read More

NEST360: Scaling Collaboration in Newborn Care – Million Lives Collective

NEST360: Scaling Collaboration in Newborn Care – Million Lives Collective

In December 2020, the Pumani bubbleCPAP was recognized by the Million Lives Collective for its impact on 1 million babies. ... Read More

Baby Incubator Designed for Electrical Outages Wins UI Design Competition

Baby Incubator Designed for Electrical Outages Wins UI Design Competition

Baby Incubator Designed for Electrical Outages Wins University of Ibadan First Annual Design CompetitionContributor: ... Read More

Improving Healthcare Education Teaching Skills

Improving Healthcare Education Teaching Skills

What is the purpose of the Generic Instructor Course (GIC)? In this post we dive into how the GIC is designed to train ... Read More

Cultivating a community of local innovation

Cultivating a community of local innovation

At the beginning of the global pandemic, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) was in short supply due to global shortages. ... Read More