Saving lives, one birth at a time


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Advocacy For Health Services

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Mityana, Uganda
Map of ADVOCACY FOR HEALTH SERVICES The poor maternity in Matyana more especially in rural areas saw many women dying in labour yet also the government has done little to fight this. It's this that forced Namukozi Anglican women association to hold consultative meeting with sub-county leaders to promote especially maternity services as a way of checking on the number of women dying while producing. Their findings were submitted to the department of health in the district. Read more.
Related to project keywords: number women, maternity, health services, women, district
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One Heart World-Wide

San Francisco, California, United States

Project Leader

Arlene Samen

San Francisco, CA United States

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