About us

The European Foundation for the Care of Newborn Infants (EFCNI) is the first pan-European organisation and network to represent the interests of preterm and newborn infants and their families. It brings together parents, healthcare experts from different disciplines, and scientists with the common goal of improving long-term health of preterm and newborn children. EFCNI’s vision is to ensure the best start in life for every baby.

Mission and vision – helping to improve newborn health and reduce inequalities linked to preterm birth

History – learn more about why, when and how EFCNI was founded

Organisational structure – how the foundation is structured and who are the members of the boards

Team – introducing the people who work for EFCNI

EFCNI Award – every year EFCNI recognises one organization for its achievements in newborn health

Download section – Brochures, factsheets, posters and more to download for free

Transparency – our statutes, financial reports, and code of practice

Landmark 2017 – our project European Standards of Care for Newborn Health has been awarded as one of 100 most innovative ideas in Germany

Career – if you are looking for a position where you can make a difference in newborn health worldwide

Newsletter – subscribe to our newsletter and always stay up to date on newborn health issues