Improving Maternal-Infant Health for Mayan Women


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Assisting Young Mothers Academically.

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Assisting young mothers academically. Due to lack of advice from parents peer pressure, and poverty many young girls have ended up getting pregnant. after they give birth they have no information on how to take care of their babies. this is where the girls soccer comes it has helped the young mothers to learn tips on how to take care of thier babies. as a result the infant mortality rate is reduced. Read more.
Related to project keywords: give birth, poverty, learn, result, information
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Project Leader

Rosemary Trent

Executive Director
Santiato Atitlan, Solola Guatemala

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Map of Improving Maternal-Infant Health for Mayan Women