Better Maternal Health for 500,000 Women in Africa

 
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$96,025
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Better Maternal Health for 500,000 Women in Africa

Better Maternal Health for 500,000 Women in Africa

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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'

Esther Madudu with mother and newborn

Esther Madudu with mother and newborn
Photo from Progress Report 'AMREF Midwife Wins REAL Award in Uganda'

Esther Madudu with REAL Award

Esther Madudu with REAL Award
Photo from Progress Report 'AMREF Midwife Wins REAL Award in Uganda'

Clinical Officer in South Sudan - Grace

Clinical Officer in South Sudan - Grace
Photo from Progress Report 'Grace - Clinical Officer from South Sudan'
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Project Leader

Bernhard Bauer

New York, NY United States

Where is this project located?

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