#Maternal Mortality

  • Article: Why Good Health and Well-Being Are Vital to Ending Extreme Poverty

    Why Good Health and Well-Being Are Vital to Ending Extreme Poverty

    By Helen Lock|April 7, 2020

    Poor health outcomes are both a symptom and a cause of extreme poverty, here's why. Read more

  • 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

  • Feature: This Activist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon
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    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: 'Bake Off' Winner David Atherton Backs UK's 'Incredible' Support for Mums and Babies in Malawi
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    '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: 5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day
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    5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day

    By Sushmita Roy|May 3, 2019

    In some countries, nurses and midwives make up 63% of the health care workforce. Read more

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

    2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 3, 2019

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

  • Article: Mali Is Providing Free Health Care to Pregnant Women and Children Under 5

    Mali Is Providing Free Health Care to Pregnant Women and Children Under 5

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 7, 2019

    “We needed to do this a long time ago.” Read more