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EBOLA IN SIERRA LEONE: WORKING TO TREAT THE MOST VULNERABLE, MOTHERS AND CHILDREN

For the past six years, CAUSE Canada has worked in 1429 rural communities in the Moyamba District of Sierra Leone to decrease the incidence of maternal and infant mortality. When […]

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Three Stories of Improving Maternal and Child Health

An Antenatal Success Story Sara Maiga is a 30 years old mother living at Bukonyo village in the Ukerewe District, Tanzania. She is the mother of three children (two boys […]

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MicroResearch: Addressing Barriers to Improved Community Health in East Africa

“Knowledge is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.” (Goethe). In 2000, 189 countries made a promise to help citizens in the world’s poorest countries […]

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A Ray of Hope and Happiness

When Amref Health Africa started our project in the South Omo region of Ethiopia in December 2011, 91% of women were giving birth at home without assistance from a skilled […]

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Keep Doing What You Know Works

At Toronto’s 2014 Saving Every Woman Every Child Summit, panelist Dr. Zulfiqar A. Bhutta shared this piece of wisdom: keep doing what you know works. I agree. I have been […]

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