1.6  Community mobilisation for postnatal care

Community mobilisation is defined as an action stimulated by a community, or by others, which are planned, carried out and evaluated by community members, organisations or groups, to solve community health problems. In this study session, the focus is on health problems arising during the postnatal period. Community mobilisation is a continuous and cumulative process of communication, education and organisation to build leadership and implementation capacity.

1.5.3  Follow-up after immediate postnatal care

1.6.1  Methods for mobilising community action