Mothers and their children in the Simiyu region of northwestern Tanzania lack access to basic health care during pregnancy, delivery and the first few years of life.
Focusing on five districts where mother and child deaths are high, Amref Health Africa in Tanzania is working to ensure quality health care is available to prevent unnecessary deaths. ... Read more
Amref Health Africa has a long history in South Sudan, beginning in 1972 in what was then the southern region of Sudan. Over the decades, we have played a critical part in planning and developing the country’s health care system. ... Read more
Women throughout Africa continue to die in pregancy and childbirth at unacceptable rates. That's why Amref Health Africa has launched the Stand Up for African Mothers campaign, aimed at training 15 000 midwives by 2015. ... Read more
AMREF Flying Doctors – Amref Health Africa’s medical emergency evacuation service – yesterday evacuated a woman with a knife lodged in her head after she was allegedly stabbed by her husband in the remote and arid Wajir County in northern Kenya. ... Read more
More than 6.9 million people reached
324,078 people trained in basic and specialized health care