Around the world, nearly 800 women die every day in childbirth – and 99% of these deaths occur in developing countries. Delivering a baby can be dangerous where women must hike hours in labor to reach a health facility, if one even exists.
PREGNANCY & CHILDBIRTH SUCCESS STORIES
Peruth's Story: A mother in Rwanda receives an emergency cesarean section
Gertrude's Story: In Malawi, a woman living with HIV dedicates her life to helping new mothers after losing her infant to that disease
Maternal Health (VIDEO): In Lesotho, women with HIV learn to care for themselves and their newborns
Maternal Health (VIDEO): Providing emergency obstetric care in post-earthquake Haiti
Women living with HIV in Lesotho learn to care for themselves and their newborns.
Learn more about PIH's work in Lesotho.