Connector Articles, Maternal and Child Health

Mothers and Children Are Key To Society


October 20, 2020

By Sarah Scott, Pepperdine University Student and CCIH Communications and Advocacy Intern Why Maternal and Child Health Matters “Infants, Children, and Women should not be allowed to die from preventable health crises and yet they do, every day,” says Heather Hill, Director of Communications and Marketing for CCIH...

by CCIH

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Maternal and Child Health

Hub and Spoke Healthcare Delivery System


June 24, 2020

By Dr. Johnson Diara, Rural Health Services of Sudan United Mission/Nigeria Reformed Church A Unique Way of Reaching Our Target Population The Nigeria health system is skewed to favor the urban Nigerian communities with less than 30% of the country’s population and low disease burden. Most of the...

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Connector Articles, Maternal and Child Health

U.S. Foreign Assistance Equips Zambian Community to Save Mothers and Babies


February 24, 2020

Gwenny was in her final month of pregnancy when she began having convulsions in her home in rural Zambia. Fortunately, a family member reacted quickly, turning to a neighbor trained in safe motherhood through a USAID-funded project known as SM360+. Gwenny’s family member and the neighbor brought her...

by Kathy Erb

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