A Mother in Mali Develops Her Skills to Help Other Mothers and Babies
Meet Fatoumata Ousmane, a longtime health worker and mother of three in northeastern Mali, and learn how she is helping to make families in local villages healthier.Read More
MOMENTUM works in partnership with countries to scale up health interventions and improve the overall health and well-being of mothers, children, families, and communities.
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Helping an Indonesian Mother and Her Newborn Breathe Easier with Lifesaving Equipment
Martayana’s daughter, born prematurely at only 3.3 pounds, is now happy and healthy thanks to a new CPAP machine at Karitas Hospital in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. Learn how the hospital procured this lifesaving machine.
Now Launched: Yash Entrepreneurs Program to Improve Family Planning and Reproductive Health Outcomes for Young People in India
MOMENTUM Country and Global Leadership: India-Yash has partnered with Villgro to launch the Yash Entrepreneurs Program, which will catalyze innovative business models to improve family planning and reproductive health for young people across India. Read on to learn how you can apply.
Comment: Silent Burden No More: A Global Call to Action to Prioritize Perinatal Mental Health
This commentary in BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, authored by experts from MOMENTUM Country and Global Leadership and other partners, calls for perinatal mental health promotion, prevention, early intervention and treatment of common perinatal mental disorders to be a global priority.
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