Developing Countries: Maternity Services
Pamela Nash (Airdrie and Shotts, Labour)
To ask the Secretary of State for International Development when he plans to publish his Department's position paper on maternal health; and whether he has any plans to consult civil society organisations before the publication of the paper.
Stephen O'Brien (The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development; Eddisbury, Conservative)
The UK Government's Framework for Results for improving reproductive, maternal and newborn health in the developing world “Choices for women: Planned pregnancies, safe births and healthy newborns” was launched on
It can be found on the Department for International Development's website at