Chair: Soukeynatou Fall Kaba, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Discussant: Richard Dackam-Ngatchou, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Survival and rights: use of children in the fishing industry on the Volta Lake in Ghana Samuel K Annim, University of Cape Coast; Eugene Darteh, University of Cape Coast
Perinatal and neonatal mortality among the Mijikenda community of Kilifi District. Evasius K Bauni, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Hellen Gatakaa, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Tom Williams, Wellcome Trust; James Nokes, Wellcome Trust; Anthony Scott, Wellcome Trust
Do health services in Africa correspond to the health needs of the populations? The case of constructing a new hospital in a rural setting in Senegal Malick Kante, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Emmanuelle Guyavarch, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Gilles Pison, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)
Socio- cultural challenges facing community- based interventions in providing care and support to children affected by HIV/AIDS in Lesotho Ts'epang Manyeli, National University of Lesotho
Reduction in the burden of malarial anaemia: Confirmation of an anti-vector approach Jasbir K. Sangha, Macro International Inc.; Kiersten Johnson, Macro International Inc.
Other sessions on Maternal Health, and Young Child Survival and Development