Better Maternal Health for 500,000 Women in Africa

 
$2,975 $96,025
Raised Remaining

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Better Maternal Health for 500,000 Women in Africa

Better Maternal Health for 500,000 Women in Africa
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Health Worker Educates Women on Safe Pregnancy

Health Worker Educates Women on Safe Pregnancy
Almaz, an AMREF-trained health worker, makes a home visit in Doiso, Ethiopia. Her services to the village’s 6,070 inhabitants include pre-natal care, sanitation and nutritional advice. (view small | med | large | orig)

Healthcare Worker with a Happy Mother & Child

Healthcare Worker with a Happy Mother & Child
This healthcare worker Tiramed visits a mother who has recently given birth and checks up on the child and mother in South Omo, Ethiopia. (view small | med | large | orig)

Child Receives Routine Check-up and Vaccination

Child Receives Routine Check-up and Vaccination
Health worker Adinet performs a routine check-up on a baby boy during a vaccination camp in Ethiopia. (view small | med | large | orig)

AMREF-Trained Community Health Worker in Tanzania

AMREF-Trained Community Health Worker in Tanzania
One of the ten thousands of AMREF-trained health workers: Aisha Seremani, a resident of Mbulani, spends three days a week visiting homesteads educating families on family planning, proper nutrition for expectant mothers and sensitizing mothers on the importance of giving birth in hospital. (view small | med | large | orig)

Health Worker Educates Group of Mothers in Kenya

Health Worker Educates Group of Mothers in Kenya
An AMREF-trained community health worker in Kenya gives a health lesson, educating mothers about child hygiene and nutrition. (view small | med | large | orig)

Almaz, a midwife in Ethiopia talking with a mother

Almaz, a midwife in Ethiopia talking with a mother
Photo from Progress Report 'Closing of the Project' (view small | med | large | orig)

Esther Madudu with mother and newborn

Esther Madudu with mother and newborn
Photo from Progress Report 'AMREF Midwife Wins REAL Award in Uganda' (view small | med | large | orig)

Esther Madudu with REAL Award

Esther Madudu with REAL Award
Photo from Progress Report 'AMREF Midwife Wins REAL Award in Uganda' (view small | med | large | orig)

Clinical Officer in South Sudan - Grace

Clinical Officer in South Sudan - Grace
Photo from Progress Report 'Grace - Clinical Officer from South Sudan' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Project Leader

Bernhard Bauer

New York, NY United States

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