Maternal and Child Health Work

Respiratory Medicines Helping Newborns Breathe Easy in Lebanon

Editor’s note: The post below was originally published by American Near East Refugee Aid. ANERA serves Palestinian refugees and poor communities in […]

Empowering the Life-Saving Work of Midwives in Togo

Moulikatou Fousseni always knew she wanted to be a midwife. As a young girl, Fousseni loved caring for others and found the […]

What a Difference a Person Can Make: A Conversation with Edna Adan

Edna Adan has made helping mothers and babies the mission of her life, and does so in her homeland of Somaliland, where […]

400 Infants & Preterm Babies Survive Respiratory Distress Syndrome

One of the most critical medical issues that premature babies face is the development of respiratory distress syndrome (RDS), an often fatal […]

Zarway, a Midwife Success Story from Last Mile Health

Even before becoming a Certified Midwife,  Zarway was an advocate for justice, peace, and healing in her community. Trained in counseling as part […]

FIGO and Direct Relief Join to Expand, Improve Obstetric Fistula Repair Surgery

Global standard for surgery training complemented by standard module of essential surgical supplies The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) and […]