Maternal Health in Afghanistan

 
$9,005
$700,995
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan has received 5 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $9,005 from an original funding goal of $710,000!
    • 1 year ago
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan posted a progress report
    Final Report - September 2012
    By - Chris Weeks - Communications Officer, World Vision UK
    By Chris Weeks, World Vision United Kingdom In Afghanistan, less than 40 percent of mothers are assisted in delivery by a doctor or midwife. World Vision has trained 200 midwives to work in hospitals across western Afghanistan, part of our efforts to end preventable child deaths through the Survive to Five...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan posted a progress report
    Project Update - June 2012
    By - Bernadette Martin - Project Manager
    Thank you for your gift to support critical healthcare for mothers and newborns in the Herat region of Afghanistan. As conservative Muslims, many Afghan women are not permitted or refuse to be attended by male healthcare professionals during delivery. This, coupled with the lack of female healthcare providers, results in...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan has received 84 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan posted a progress report
    Project Update - March 2012
    By - Bernadette Martin - World Vision
     A story of success Across Afghanistan, premature babies are regularly sent home with their mothers just hours after birth and often die within a short time. The Midwifery Extension Project is helping more newborns survive by providing specialized care to premature babies and those who are born with complications. Mrs....
    • 2 years ago
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan posted a progress report
    Midwife Training & Neonatal Care - Update Dec 2011
    By - Bernadette Martin - Project Manager
    Ultimately the goal is to reduce maternal and infant morbidity and mortality rates in Herat, by improving the quality of care to babies and mothers at Herat Maternity hospital The maternity unit of Herat hospital is a 100 bed facility serving a patient population of nearly 2 million people.  It is a major...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Maternal Health in Afghanistan has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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World Vision

Federal Way, WA, United States
http://www.worldvision.org

Project Leader

Rachel Wolff

Senior director, World Vision news burea
Federal Way, WA United States

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