October 2012
Innovative Community Intervention in South Sudan Helps Women Survive Childbirth
Jhpiego educates community health workers in administering a lifesaving drug to pregnant women in South Sudan to prevent their death from bleeding after birth. The U.S. Government's Maternal and Child Health Integrated Program funds this innovative program in the new country.
Jhpiego-trained Midwife Improves Rural Health Care in Ethiopia
After attending a Jhpiego training on emergency obstetric and newborn care, Midwife Mantegebosh Zewede shares her new skills with colleagues and leads an effort to support health extension workers in the Amhara region.
MAISHA Program Helps Midwives Respond to Complications At Birth
A Tanzania midwife saves an HIV-positive woman from bleeding to death after giving birth and provides the newborn baby with the essential medication to protect against HIV.

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