Whether in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya, in the villages of rural Pakistan, or on one of Indonesia’s remote islands, expecting mothers everywhere have the same aspirations. They want to deliver a healthy baby who will survive childhood. They want to live to see their child have a better quality of life. Motherhood is a God-given calling, and we honor the dignity of mothers when we help ensure that they and their children can survive the difficult and painful process of childbirth. Training skilled birth attendants, providing access to quality, evidence-based newborn care, and preventing or repairing obstetric fistula are just a few of the ways we can affirm the worth of mothers and their children, honoring the image of God in them.
Adequate care for both mom and newborn, including helping the baby maintain optimal body temperature, encouraging breast feeding, and training… [Read More]
Access to Safe Labor and Delivery
In rural or poverty stricken areas, many expecting mothers do not have access to medical professionals or health facilities that… [Read More]
One of the more tragic childbirth injuries, obstetric fistula develops when after prolonged, often unassisted childbirth, a hole develops in… [Read More]
Skilled Birth Attendants
Research suggests that training local midwives in sterile delivery practices, newborn care, and the management of birth complications, including post-partum… [Read More]
Growing the Network
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Reduce Maternal Mortality
Join us as we promote continued progress in reducing maternal mortality worldwide through community education, research, and opportunities to make a difference.