Maternal and child health is one of the core strategic areas of the Ministry of Public Health Care Sector Strategic Plan (2011-2015). The expansion and improvement of reproductive health (RH) – with its main components, maternal and neonatal health (MNH) and birth spacing/family planning (BS/FP) – services has been a major commitment of the MoPH and partner agencies in the last 10 years towards the MDG 4 and 5