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Touching 6,10,587 women’s lives!

Health workers form the strong base of mMitra, the free automated call service delivered to pregnant and lactating #mothers. The Sakhis at community level and hospital supervisors at municipal hospitals play the most pivotal role of identifying #pregnant #women and enrolling them into mMitra service. 858 more words

Maternal Health

The effects of conflict on health and livelihood - Syria

“In addition to malnutrition and other grave health issues, children are dying from injuries sustained during bombardments.”

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image: AP/Burnhan Ozbilici

Double Your Donation Today By Giving to World Vision #GivingTuesday

When I travel to low-income countries I am most interested in learning about and reporting on maternal and newborn health. As a mother of two daughters it is my biggest passion. 239 more words


"Obstetric violence": maternal mistreatment in healthcare settings

Congratulations to Carlos Herrera Vacaflor, LL.M., a visiting scholar at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law, whose article, partly based on his Master of Laws thesis,* was recently published in… 598 more words


#ItoAngSafeMotherhoodStoryKo: Philippa Wheeley

Mother:  Philippa Wheeley

Nationality:  Australian

Edad: 33 yo

Bilang ng Anak:  Dalawa

Baby:  Levi Wheeley

Birthdate:  October 2, 2016



Q1:  What brings you the Philippines and how did you come to know about SafeBirth? 374 more words

The Vital Need for Data to Improve Maternal Health

Globally and daily, around 830 women die from causes related to pregnancy and childbirth – equivalent to nearly 35 women an hour. This results in over 300 000 maternal deaths each year – deaths that could be prevented if adequate care was provided. 735 more words

Maternal Health

#ItoAngSafeMotherhoodStoryKo : Raquel Lelis

Mother:  Raquel Lelis

Edad:  25 yo

Bilang ng anak:  Tatlo

Baby:  Nathaniel Eran

Birthdate: September 29, 2016

Q1:  Kamusta ang naging pagbubuntis mo kay Baby Nathaniel?  331 more words