News & Events
The PROSPERED project and its collaborators in the news, and our events.
Roger Mathisen on U.S. opposition to WHO breastfeeding resolution
PROSPERED knowledge partner Roger Mathisen, a nutritionist with the organization Alive & Thrive, was interviewed on Al-Jazeera in July, 2018 about behind-the-scenes opposition from the U.S. on international policies to promote and protect breastfeeding.
Study: Great Recession Led To Fewer Deaths
Jan. 9, 2018
PROSPERED researcher Dr. Erin Strumpf was interviewed on NPR radio about her research on mortality during economic downturns.
Paid maternity leave cuts infant mortality: study
Mar. 31, 2016
Principal Investigator Arijit Nandi was interviewed on Radio-Canada International about our study showing that each additional month of maternity leave in low and middle-income countries reduces the rate of infant mortality by about 13%.