The following links take you to great resources for learning more about maternal mortality and related topics.

White Ribbon Alliance

(Highly recommended resource)

The White Ribbon Alliance is an international coalition bound together by a common goal: to ensure that pregnancy and childbirth are safe for all women and newborns in every country around the world. In Uganda, WRA is a partner with Save the Mothers.

World Health Organization

World Health Organization

The directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. They play an active role in promoting maternal health around the world.


SafeHands for Mothers

SafeHands for Mothers’ vision is to contribute to a reduction in maternal mortality and morbidity from pregnancy-related causes and to protect and promote health of the newborn in developing countries.


UNFPA – United Nations Population Fund

The UN’s End Fistula Campaign contains a lot of information regarding fistula and the global impact that it has on the lives of so many women, families and communities.