Maternal and Child Health Work

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 […]

Hope Through Maternal Health: Togo

Direct Relief Midwife Kits - Hope Through Health

The West African nation of Togo (officially the Togolese Republic) is one of the smallest countries in sub-Saharan Africa. It covers 22,000 […]

Last Mile Health: Midwife Kits Reach Twenty Clinics in Liberia

In the past two months, Last Mile Health delivered twenty-four Midwife Kits to certified midwives working in twenty facilities across Grand Gedeh County, […]