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PROTECT VITAL HEALTHCARE 
FOR CHILDREN AND MOTHERS

Sign our open letter asking Dominic Raab to safeguard vital healthcare funding for babies, children and new mums around the world.

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PROTECT VITAL HEALTHCARE FOR CHILDREN AND MOTHERS

Sign our open letter asking Dominic Raab to safeguard vital healthcare funding for babies, children and new mums around the world.

6,000 more children are at risk of dying every day around the world as essential health care services and vaccination programmes continue to be disrupted by coronavirus.

In no country is this clearer than Yemen, where an already dire situation for children is worsened by a health system on the brink of collapse. Ever greater numbers of new mums and babies are without the vital medical care they need, and millions of children are at risk of severe malnutrition.

To fight this grave crisis, we're calling on Dominic Raab, as Secretary of State for the new Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) to safeguard vital healthcare funding for the world's most vulnerable babies, children and new mums.

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DEAR DOMINIC RAAB,

As Secretary fo State for the new FCDO, we ask that you uphold your Government’s commitment to ending preventable child deaths by protecting critical child and maternal health funding.

6,000 more children are at risk of dying every day around the world as essential health care services and vaccination programmes are disrupted by coronavirus. You can help protect a generation of children from being defined by this pandemic.

In no country is this clearer than Yemen, where an already dire situation for children is worsened by a health system on the brink of collapse. Ever greater numbers of new mums and babies are without the vital medical care they need, and millions of children are at risk of severe malnutrition.

We are in danger of losing a decade of progress on ending preventable child deaths around the world, but the FCDO, under your leadership, can help to fight this grave crisis for children. We need the UK Government to continue their proud record of helping children to survive, thrive and fulfil their potential.

Dominic Raab, please safeguard vital child and maternal health funding for the world’s most vulnerable babies, children and their mothers.