Improving Maternal and Newborn Health Service Delivery

Improving Maternal and Newborn Health Service Delivery

Committed to strengthening maternal and newborn health in the country, the government of Myanmar has engaged a powerhouse of partners to advance the education, training, and practice of health care providers in order to prevent the needless deaths of women and newborns.

Training Nurses to Save Lives at Birth

Yasmeen Bano’s baby was coming early—and in a rush of blood. She was 7 months pregnant, and she began bleeding while visiting her parents’ home.

A Young Girl’s Dream

Dibyashree Behara wanted to become a nurse so she could help the people in her rural village in eastern Indian. A new online application process for nursing schools in Odisha state supported by Jhpiego has helped make her dream come true.