Becky, MoH Endorse Oxford Varsity Preterm Programme

Through her Rebecca Akufo-Addo Foundation, the First Lady has contributed towards and led a number of important projects: for example, building a Mother-Baby Unit at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, one of the nation’s tertiary hospitals Read more

Preterm infant feeding and growth monitoring

Implementation of the INTERGROWTH-21st protocol

The INTERPRACTICE-21st Project promotes the optimal postnatal growth of preterm infants and standardises growth measurement in selected populations around the world. It is based on the implementation of the INTERGROWTH-21st international standards... Read more

Read more news stories from INTERGROWTH-21st here.

This website provides clinicians and researchers access to the INTERGROWTH-21st Global Perinatal Package. This package is comprised of new, globally-validated standards and practical training resources. To download the standards please use the download links to the right of this page.


These standards are paired with an expanding Training Toolkit and a rich body of literature on our methods.


Policymakers may be interested in learning our progress with dissemination so far, and the implications of our new standards for health policy.



A selection of INTERGROWTH-21st-related news articles from around the world and information regarding press inquiries is available on our Media page.





(English) Introducing the INTERGROWTH-21st Project (Low Bandwidth) from Maternal Health Task Force