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...

Faustine Deleva, OIC, Mwamanyuda Dispensary

Faustine Deleva, OIC, Mwamanyuda Dispensary
Photo from Progress Report 'A Brighter Year in Shinyanga' (view small | med | large | orig)

Yusta Mgaya, nurse, Zogobo Dispensary, Shinyanga

Yusta Mgaya, nurse, Zogobo Dispensary, Shinyanga
Photo from Progress Report 'A Brighter Year in Shinyanga' (view small | med | large | orig)

Medical Assistant learns to use the Solar Suitcase

Medical Assistant learns to use the Solar Suitcase
Photo from Progress Report 'Life-saving Light in Tanzania' (view small | med | large | orig)

Midwife at the Buzilasoga Health Center

Midwife at the Buzilasoga Health Center
Photo from Progress Report 'Life-saving Light in Tanzania' (view small | med | large | orig)

Same clinic room with Solar Suitcase light

Same clinic room with Solar Suitcase light
Photo from Progress Report 'Lighting Up Lives in Sengerema' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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