Mother and Child

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.

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Maternal and child health: what’s water got to do with it?

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: East Africa, hospitals, maternal health, Mother Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative, Uganda|Tags: , , , |

Midwife at Uganda's Kawolo Hospital proudly displays the water tank installed by H2O 4 ALL, which provides clean water for drinking, washing and cleaning. We are proud of our work with Save the Mothers (STM), [...]

Research yields understanding

By | March 13th, 2017|Categories: East Africa, maternal health, Uganda|Tags: , |

Save the Mothers research assistant Chrispus Muganyizi offers information to a young woman during a "community drive" to promote toll-free lines. Chrispus reflects on his experiences below.   The health of a mother impacts the [...]