Asia & Near East Archives - Page 4 of 22 - Jhpiego

A USAID-funded Initiative in Indonesia Shows the Way 
toward Reducing Maternal and Newborn Deaths

Health Workforce

Young midwife in uniform.

Building Local Capacity to Meet Local Needs Worldwide health priorities, such as ending the HIV epidemic and reducing maternal and newborn deaths and deaths from malaria, require not only hiring more health workers, but also training them to meet their country’s health needs. In 2017, we educated more than 275,200 health care workers—creating a lifeline


Hitting the Road for Health

The U.S. Agency for International Development’s flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program, led by Jhpiego, provides technical assistance for India’s initiative to strengthen comprehensive primary health care.