#Maternal Health

  • Article: This Woman’s Story Shows How One UK Organisation Is Saving Lives in Somaliland

    This Woman’s Story Shows How One UK Organisation Is Saving Lives in Somaliland

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 12, 2020

    Hawa, from Somaliland, was able to have an emergency C-section that saved her life. Read more

  • Article: Maternal Death Rates in the US Haven’t Changed Since 2007 Report

    Maternal Death Rates in the US Haven’t Changed Since 2007 Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 30, 2020

    New data released by the CDC shows black women remain at a higher risk. Read more

  • Article: 8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 26, 2019

    From fighting FGM to tackling climate change — here are the highlights of five years of UK aid. Read more

  • Feature: This Activist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon
    FeatureHealth

    This Activist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 22, 2019

    Alain Nteff is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 6, 2019

    It comes after thousands of Global Citizens took action so that #SheCanPlan. Read more

  • Article: 'Bake Off' Winner David Atherton Backs UK's 'Incredible' Support for Mums and Babies in Malawi
    AdvocacyHealth

    'Bake Off' Winner David Atherton Backs UK's 'Incredible' Support for Mums and Babies in Malawi

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 5, 2019

    “To be able to see babies being born that otherwise wouldn’t have survived was just incredible.” Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen and London's Vagina Museum Talk Sex Ed, Maternal Health, and Contraception

    Global Citizen and London's Vagina Museum Talk Sex Ed, Maternal Health, and Contraception

    By Charlene Pink|Oct. 18, 2019

    We asked: Are we denying girls their future? Read more

  • Article: More Than 1 in 3 Women in These Countries Are Mistreated During Childbirth: Study

    More Than 1 in 3 Women in These Countries Are Mistreated During Childbirth: Study

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 10, 2019

    The study shows 59% of women in lower-income countries received vaginal examinations without consent Read more