Mother and Child

Innovative Leadership for
Maternal and Child Health

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It’s been called “the most tolerated tragedy.”

A mother dies every 90 seconds of causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.
These are preventable deaths. In the developed world we’ve got the skills, personnel and resources
to manage complications during pregnancy. But in developing countries, women and babies simply die.

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Latest News

Small changes in hospitals create a big impact

By | September 29th, 2016|Categories: East Africa, hospitals, maternal health, maternal mortality, Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, Uganda|Tags: , , , , |

Everybody deserves "to get the best care in their most vulnerable moments." This video features Dr. Eve Nakabembe, Director of the Save the Mothers Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative. She discusses some of the harsh realities [...]

You can be a game changer too

By | September 16th, 2016|Categories: Book Release|Tags: , , , |

In this brand new trailer for The Game Changers, co-author and Save the Mothers communications director Patricia Paddey says that before she began working on the book she never thought of herself as a game changer. [...]

Having New Eyes

By | August 26th, 2016|Categories: Board Member, Profile, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

STM Board Member, Dena Thomas * “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust   For Save the Mothers’ board member Dena Thomas, caring [...]