Innovative Leadership for Maternal and Child Health
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.
Save the Mothers is an international, charitable organization equipping African leaders to save the lives of women and babies.
Save the Mothers' Dr. Eve Nakabembe (pictured at left), consults with a young mother at Uganda's Mubende Hospital. In a deeply personal reflection below, Save the Mothers' Program Intern Marissa Ware offers insights into different [...]