WE CARE Solar

WE CARE Solar promotes safe motherhood and reduces maternal mortality in developing regions by providing health workers with reliable lighting, mobile communication, and blood bank refrigeration using solar electricity. The Problem Maternal mortality worldwide accounts for more than half a million deaths a year; 99 percent of these occur in underdeveloped countries. For every maternal death, at least 20 women suffer severe complications from childbirth. Major causes of maternal death include obstetric hemorrhage, obstructive labor, eclampsia, and sepsis. These emergencies cannot always be predicted, nor are they always preventable. However, with prompt, appropriate and reliable medical care...
Solar Suitcases for Safer Childbirth in Tanzania
 
Around the world, 289,000 mothers die every year from pregnancy complications, most often trying to give birth in dark and unsafe conditions. We Care Solar brings safe, reliable solar electricity to underserved health centers to that midwives and doctors have essential electricity to save lives. This project brings our innovative Solar Suitcases to 15 health centers in Sengerema, Tanzania, making childbirth safer for thousands of mothers and babies. project reportread updates from the field
 
   

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