Volunteers Make a Difference in Lives of Myanmar Mothers

Volunteers Make a Difference in Lives of Myanmar Mothers

May Thandar Oo, a 34-year-old mother of five, had reasons why she decided against seeking antenatal care for her most recent pregnancy. Recently widowed, she was in mourning. Plus, she was worried about the risk of contracting COVID-19 if she visited a facility. What she didn’t know was that this pregnancy—her sixth—likely put her at

Myanmar’s Frontline Providers Face COVID-19 with Collective Confidence

Nurse Remote Meeting

The photo of Myanmar health workers, several wearing surgical masks, appeared on Facebook with this question: What are YOU doing to keep your work going? A provocative question? Not to these midwives and nurses, champions in their professions who have been leading the government’s effort to build a 21st century health workforce to deliver quality

Our focus during COVID-19

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