Jhpiego

For almost 40 years and in over 150 countries Jhpiego has worked to prevent the needless death of women and their families. Jhpiego,an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University designs innovative, effective and low-cost solutions to ensure high-quality health care for the worlds most vulnerable populations. Working in HIV/AIDS, family planning and reproductive health, maternal and newborn health care, infection prevention and control and malaria - Jhpiego helps countries care for themselves.

Educate a Midwife - Save Women in Afghanistan

Educate a Midwife - Save Women in Afghanistan
Photo from Progress Report '50,000 Deliveries and Counting' (view small | med | large | orig)

Zaghrona Sabet (center) and her classmates

Zaghrona Sabet (center) and her classmates
Photo from Progress Report 'A Personal Choice: Mother of Four Enrolls in Midwifery School' (view small | med | large | orig)

Sedeqa Khavari - photo by M. Hassan Zakizadeh

Sedeqa Khavari - photo by M. Hassan Zakizadeh
Photo from Progress Report 'A Family's Loss Inspires A Career in Midwifery' (view small | med | large | orig)

A Young Midwife, Shahrbanoo

A Young Midwife, Shahrbanoo
Photo from Progress Report 'Young Midwife Takes Charge, Saves A Life' (view small | med | large | orig)

Midwife with a Newborn Baby

Midwife with a Newborn Baby
A Community midwife holds up one of a pair of twins next to a mother who has just given birth in a community health centre outside of Jawjzan, Afghanistan on the 6th June, 2010. (view small | med | large | orig)