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 Health
 Kenya
Project #27207

Access to maternal care for 500 villagers in kenya

by ALICE NURSING HOME

Summary

This project will increase access to quality maternal and new-born heath services by; i) Increase demand for quality maternal and new born services. ii) Strengthening the health systems to manage and deliver quality maternal and new born health services
$95,000.00
total goal
$94,850.00
remaining
10
days

Challenge

The major cause of maternal death in Kenya is post-partum haemorrhage accounting for 34 per cent of all maternal deaths, sepsis accounts for 9 per cent of maternal deaths and hypertensive disorders contributing 19 per cent. Only 44 per cent of women delivered in a health facility in 2008/09 nationally with 28 per cent of deliveries being conducted by traditional birth attendants and 21 percent by relatives.

Solution

This project will address the three delays associated with maternal and neonatal mortality; i) Seek ii) Reach ii) Quality

Long-Term Impact

This project aims to increase the access to and/ or utilization of quality maternal and new born health services by; i) Increase demand for quality maternal and new born services. ii) Strengthening the the health systems to manage and deliver quality maternal and new born health services. A total of 20,000 people in the community will be affected.

Organization Information

ALICE NURSING HOME

Location: NAIROBI - Kenya
Project Leader:
anthony githae
NAIROBI, Kenya
March 2017 Accelerator
Donations: $150 raised ($5,000 needed)
 
Donors: 2 (40 needed)
 
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