International Development Committee: Maternal Health Inquiry

The International Development Committee announced an inquiry into Maternal Health on 6 June 2007.


The main contact for this inquiry is Chloe Challender, Committee Specialist. Tel: 020 7219 1522 Email:

Written evidence

Individuals and organisations were invited to submit written evidence relevant to the Committee’s terms of reference.

Oral Evidence

The Committee held evidence sessions on 16 October, 13 November, 22 November, 5 December and 18 December 2007.

Press Notices

20/5/2008 - Government response to be published

2/03/2008 - Report published

21/02/2008 - Publication of Report announced

13/12/2007 - Final evidence session

29/11/2007 - Third evidence session

8/11/2007 - Second evidence session

11/10/2007 - First evidence session

6/06/2007 - Terms of reference announced


The Committee's Report on Maternal Health was published on Sunday 2 March 2008.

Government Response

The Goverrnment's Response was published on Thursday 22 May as the Committee's Fifth Special Report of Session 2007-08.

Email Mailing List

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