Mama na Mtoto worked in Mwanza, Tanzania, a region that reported especially high rates of death during pregnancy and childbirth, newborn deaths and malnutrition. Our activities involved communities, health workers and leaders working together towards a unified goal of promoting mother and child health.
Our 3 key areas of activity:
We worked together with district health managers to strengthen district-wide health systems. Improved planning, supervision, data use and transportation between facilities all contribute to better maternal and child health.