Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Working to improve the health of mothers and their children.
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Bicycle ambulances help get women in labour to the clinic or hospital, saving the mother up to 20km of walking.

Bicycle ambulances help get women in labour to the clinic or hospital, saving the mother up to of walking.

A midwife demonstrates proper birthing techniques in southern Mexico.

A midwife demonstrates proper birthing techniques in southern Mexico.

Teaching gender rights, family planning, and other health-related issues through community theatre in rural Mozambique.

Actors perform a play about family planning, written and produced by PWRDF partner EHALE, in Varieque village, Mozambique.

PWRDF is a founding member of the Can MNCH network, who produced this infographic to illustrate the results of Canada's maternal, newborn and child health work around the world.

PWRDF is a founding member of the Can MNCH network, who produced this infographic to illustrate the results of Canada's maternal, newborn and child health work around the world.

Mothers-in-Waiting houses allow women to come to the clinic a day or two before their due date so they can rest up before giving birth under the care of health professionals in Mozambique.

Mothers-in-Waiting houses allow women to come to the clinic a day or two before their due date so they can rest up before giving birth under the care of health professionals in Mozambique.

Healthy mother and child in Mexico.

Diabetes in Mexico is a major health concern, leading to a lower life expectancy and a high risk of developing disabilities.

The Indigenous Women's House in Chalchihuitan helps women to get birth certificates after their children are born.

The Indigenous Women's House in Chalchihuitan helps women to get birth certificates after their children are born.

Having an Indigenous Women's House in this small community of Chalchihuitan, Mexico has helped to drop the maternal death rate from 50 per year to 0.

Having an Indigenous Women's House in this small community of Chalchihuitan, Mexico has helped to drop the maternal death rate from 50 per year to

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