Stop South Sudanese Moms from Dying in Childbirth

 
$40,422
$3,078
Raised
Remaining
Feb 21, 2012

HO Plans to Buy Manual Delivery Bed

A childbirth delivery bed
A childbirth delivery bed

Onura Maternal Survival Project will soon save lives of hundreds of mothers and their babies when the childbirth delivery bed arrives. The project also will train mid-wives to deal with childbirth complications.

On July 19 2011 GlobalGiving throw a baby shower for South Sudan’ Onura clinic. Due to the overwhelming supports of GlobalGiving’s donors, we’ve raised over $21,000 to save even more mothers and babies.

HO plans to buy a childbirth delivery bed from Aegean-tech, a producer based in China. Aegean-tech has quoted the price including the CIF, and the shipment takes thirty days to arrive Mombasa port from China. HO has applied for tax-exemption from the government of southern Sudan (Goss), so when the cargo arrives it will not be taxed. This is needed in advance to make a decision whether or not to import, and also it reduces the cost, and follow up time. The port clearance fees , Mombasa – to – Onura transport cost, and the actual cost price in China  – all these will be total up to see if they are within the budget. If they do, a decision to buy will be made.

The maternal Mortality rate in Onura has been the highest in South Sudan. Soon your generosity will give “a childbirth facility” to handle the deliveries; and mothers no longer need to die while giving birth.

Links:

Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

donate now:

Make a monthly recurring donation on your credit card. You can cancel at any time.
Make a donation in honor or memory of:
What kind of card would you like to send?
How much would you like to donate?
  • $10
    give
  • $20
    give
  • $25
    give
  • $50
    give
  • $60
    give
  • $100
    give
  • $202
    give
  • $450
    give
  • $10
    each month
    give
  • $20
    each month
    give
  • $25
    each month
    give
  • $50
    each month
    give
  • $60
    each month
    give
  • $100
    each month
    give
  • $202
    each month
    give
  • $450
    each month
    give
  • $
    give
gift Make this donation a gift, in honor of, or in memory of someone?

Organization

Project Leader

William Logai Ochieng

Oslo, Oslo Norway

Where is this project located?

Map of Stop South Sudanese Moms from Dying in Childbirth