#Maternal Health

  • Article: I Was a Midwife in a Greek Refugee Camp at the Height of the Crisis. Here's What I Learned.
    Girls & Women

    I Was a Midwife in a Greek Refugee Camp at the Height of the Crisis. Here's What I Learned.

    May 3, 2019

    Maria Garcia De Frutos went from an NHS hospital in London to the Thessaloniki camp in Greece. Read more

  • Article: This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies
    Health

    This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies

    May 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Health workers battle maternal and infant mortality with solar technology. Read more

  • Article: 2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN
    Water & Sanitation

    2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN

    April 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 1 million deaths every year are associated with "unclean birth" conditions. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Was 9 Months Pregnant When She Freed Herself and Others From Modern Slavery
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Was 9 Months Pregnant When She Freed Herself and Others From Modern Slavery

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 25, 2019

    Thaiyamma became a slave for years because she didn’t have $14. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Women No Longer Need a Man's Permission to Decide How They'll Give Birth
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Women No Longer Need a Man's Permission to Decide How They'll Give Birth

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Julie Ngalle|Jan. 18, 2019

    The country’s health ministry announced they don't need signed consent for childbirth procedures. Read more

  • Article: These Nigerian Women Are Fighting For Gender Equality and Maternal Health
    PartnerGirls & Women

    These Nigerian Women Are Fighting For Gender Equality and Maternal Health

    Dec. 13, 2018|HP Inc.

    These two reproductive health advocates are part of a new generation of changemakers. Read more

  • Article: India's Unplanned Pregnancies Are Down Thanks to Better Health and Education: UN
    Girls & Women

    India's Unplanned Pregnancies Are Down Thanks to Better Health and Education: UN

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 19, 2018

    The United Nations Population Fund released “State of World Population 2018” Wednesday. Read more

  • Article: Over 80,000 of You Just Called on World Leaders to Stand With Every Woman and Child
    AdvocacyHealth

    Over 80,000 of You Just Called on World Leaders to Stand With Every Woman and Child

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 10, 2018

    5 million mothers and babies are dying unnecessarily every year. Read more