This weekend analysis we take a quick look at the Rice 360 Institute for Global Health‘s NEST 360 project which connects a global multidisciplinary team with the goal of combating newborn mortality in Africa. NEST360° is an initiative by the Rice360° Institute for Global Health that aims to reduce neonatal deaths in Africa, where over 1 million babies die annually.
Maria Oden, co-director of Rice360° says, “NEST’s goal is to reduce newborn deaths in Africa by half. That’s a really audacious goal, but we build that on technologies that are straightforward enough, that feel possible.
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