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  • Pre-conceptional and maternal care

    Implement targeted and effective pre-conception and maternal care based on equal accessibility
  • Treatment & Care

    Ensure high-quality treatment and care for preterm and newborn infants and their families
  • Continuing Care

    Improve the long-term health of preterm infants and newborns with illnesses as well as that of their families
  • A powerful network for newborn infants

  • SOCKS FOR LIFE - One baby in ten is born premature. Worldwide.

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    Join SOCKS FOR LIFE to give preterm infants and their families a voice.

One of EFCNI‘s aims is to strengthen parents of preterm or newborn infants with illnesses...
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Health Professionals

In paediatric and adolescent medicine, and particularly in neonatal medicine, doctors are...
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Interest Group on Maternal and Neonatal Health in the European Parliament.
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EFCNI launches new German pregnancy booklet

At the German Congress of Perinatal Medicine (DGPM 2013) in Berlin EFCNI launched a free pregnancy booklet to give parents-to-be the most important information for a healthy pregnancy.

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SOCKS FOR LIFE exhibition opening 7 April

SOCKS FOR LIFE in the EU Parliament: A wake-up call to improve maternal and newborn health

Hand-over of votings by Children to Vice President EU Parliament Rainer Wieland

On 7 April, more than 100 guests together with Members of the EU Parliament celebrated the opening of the art exhibition SOCKS FOR LIFE. The exhibition gave a clear signal to improve treatment and care of mothers and newborns...

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EFCNI White Paper

EFCNI White Paper

„Caring for Tomorrow" is a starting-point and source of support on how to improve existing healthcare plans on maternal and newborn health.

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World Prematurity Day

World Prematurity Day

"World Prematurity Day" is an awareness day on November 17 that honours preterm infants and their families. It was first celebrated by EFCNI and our partner parents‘ organisations in 2009. 

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Give preterm infants your voice!


One baby in ten is born premature. Worldwide. Give preterm babies your voice and vote! For a strong start in life at "ene, mene, mini." 

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The European benchmarking report

Benchmark Report

„Too Little, Too Late - Why Europe should do more for preterm infants“ provides a compelling picture of the impact of preterm birth across 14 European countries.

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Collaboration Partners' Events


GOLD Lactation Online Conference

April 14 - May 31, 2014 - Online

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