Setsan, Myanmar–Ma Kay Thi Aung will never forget that morning 11 years ago when tragedy struck. Her aunt had endured a long labor, but the baby was not coming. All efforts by the village traditional birth attendant were failing. Her aunt’s condition only worsened. Finally, it was decided to take her to the nearest rural
A midwife in Myanmar provides quality health care to women and families, inspired by the death of her mother in childbirth.