#Maternal mortality

  • Article: How the UN Is Tackling Maternal Mortality in the Country With the Highest Rates in the World

    How the UN Is Tackling Maternal Mortality in the Country With the Highest Rates in the World

    By Jacky Habib|Jan. 10, 2020

    In Sierra Leone, one in 17 mothers face a lifetime risk of dying while giving birth. Read more

  • Article: Midwives Are Saving the Lives of Rohingya Refugee Mothers and Babies in Bangladesh

    Midwives Are Saving the Lives of Rohingya Refugee Mothers and Babies in Bangladesh

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 25, 2017

    Midwives have helped deliver around 200 babies in the last month. Read more

  • Article: The True Cost of a Cup of Assam Tea? Poverty and Illness for Workers

    The True Cost of a Cup of Assam Tea? Poverty and Illness for Workers

    From News Deeply|Aug. 28, 2017

    The much-loved brew comes at a cost. Read more

  • Article: New report from UNICEF tells how the world's children fare

    New report from UNICEF tells how the world's children fare

    By Daniele Selby|June 28, 2016

    Every child deserves a fair chance to survive, develop, and reach their full potential. Read more

  • Article: How drones in Rwanda will save lives, not take them

    How drones in Rwanda will save lives, not take them

    By Daniele Selby|June 21, 2016

    Dropping blood instead of bombs - these drones are bringing medical aid to remote areas. Read more

  • Article: What you need to know about global health

    What you need to know about global health

    By Megha Cherian |May 24, 2016

    Poor health can trap households in extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: These $2 birth kits could save millions of lives

    These $2 birth kits could save millions of lives

    By Joe McCarthy|May 2, 2016

    The difference between life and death can sometimes be as simple as soap. Read more

  • Article: Tanzania is mobilizing maternal healthcare through technology and taxi drivers

    Tanzania is mobilizing maternal healthcare through technology and taxi drivers

    By Gina Darnaud |March 19, 2016

    Expecting mothers in Tanzania will no longer have trouble getting to the hospital thanks to this ser Read more