Our Mission is to reduce maternal and infant mortality and morbidity by training doctors, nurses and traditional birth attendants, by providing access to emergency obstetric care,strengthening capacities and by providing clean birthing kits to traditional birthing attendants.We also empower women through our Entrepreneurship and Leadership Program(WELP).Finally we have joined the fight against female genital mutilation.
KNOW THESE FACTS
1. Around the world, one woman dies every 90 seconds in pregnancy or childbirth — that’s more than 350,000 women every year. The vast majority of these deaths are preventable
2. Giving birth is especially risky in Southern Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, where most women deliver without skilled care.
3. Almost 3 million of all the babies who die each year can be saved with low-tech, low-cost care.
EVERY DAY APPROXIMATELY 500 GIRLS AND WOMEN WORLDWIDE DIE FROM THE CONSEQUENCES OF FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION.
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to Give Birth Without Risking Their Lives.