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February 07, 2018

Myanmar launch of The Safe Delivery App

Nay Pyi Taw, February 2018 – The Safe Delivery App will soon be in the hands of midwives in Myanmar to help make childbirth safer for women across the country, … Continue reading “Myanmar launch of The Safe Delivery App”

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December 21, 2017

Ole Kirk’s Foundation helps Maternity Foundation reach more mothers and newborns in Ethiopia – and beyond

Four years ago, Maternity Foundation had a vision to scale our maternal health expertise across Ethiopia – and in other countries as well. At the time, we had a well-established … Continue reading “Ole Kirk’s Foundation helps Maternity Foundation reach more mothers and newborns in Ethiopia – and beyond”

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December 20, 2017

The Safe Delivery App is launched in India

The Indian version of the Safe Delivery App is now available to skilled birth attendants in India to help make childbirth safer for women across the country! The Indian Safe … Continue reading “The Safe Delivery App is launched in India”

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November 08, 2017

Hack4Girls – A Hackathon to support Refugee Women and Girls

Yesterday, Maternity Foundation and partners hosted the finale of the Hackathon event Hack4Girls. HRH Crown Princess Mary and Minister for Development Cooperation Ulla Tørnæs attended the finale. Hack4Girls brought together … Continue reading “Hack4Girls – A Hackathon to support Refugee Women and Girls”

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July 04, 2017

Maternity Foundation receives French eHealth award

Maternity Foundation was proudly awarded the Fondation Pierre Fabre’s Global South e-Health Observatory Award in Toulouse, France.

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July 04, 2017

Launch of new website to support usage of The Safe Delivery App

The new website is an important milestone in getting the App into the hands of as many health workers as possible.

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May 29, 2017

Safe Delivery App launched in Lao PDR

The safe delivery app is launched in Lao PDR to help midwives save even more lives

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May 02, 2017

10 years with Maternity Foundation

10 years ago, Feyisa Gudeta started working with Maternity Foundation as a community officer. Since then, he has been promoted to project manager, and he now oversees our maternal and … Continue reading “10 years with Maternity Foundation”

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April 27, 2017

“I encourage all midwife trainers to download this App!”

Name: Ruth Maithya Occupation: Nurse/midwife trainer at Amref Health Africa Age: 37. Residence: Lives in Nairobi, Kenya. Family status: Married and mother of three children between the age of 5 and 14. Why did you…

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March 06, 2017

Playing soccer for maternal health

Yesterday, Maternity Foundation played soccer at the Global Goals World Cup tournament in Nairobi, Kenya as part of the Mamas United team. The Global Goals World Cup began in Copenhagen in 2016 as a tribute…

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January 11, 2017

Proudly announcing support from two world leaders within the maternal health field

Mobile app will help provide 2 million women a safer birth based on support from two world leaders within the maternal health field Maternity Foundation proudly announces support from the … Continue reading “Proudly announcing support from two world leaders within the maternal health field”

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September 14, 2016

Maternity Foundation and The Royal Danish Embassy host event on mobile health in Kenya

On Tuesday August 30th 2016, the Danish Royal Embassy in Nairobi and Maternity Foundation convened cross-sector partners working to reduce maternal and newborn mortality in Kenya to discuss to the … Continue reading “Maternity Foundation and The Royal Danish Embassy host event on mobile health in Kenya”

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July 18, 2016

Important new partnership with Ethiopian Midwives Association

Partnership with Ethiopian Midwives Association Maternity Foundation and Ethiopian Midwives Association (EMwA) have entered an important partnership on developing a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) program for midwives in Ethiopia. The … Continue reading “Important new partnership with Ethiopian Midwives Association”

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June 13, 2016

The Safe Delivery App featured in new film by Apple

On June 13th, the tech giant Apple kicked off its biggest software event of the year, the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). The WWDC gathers 5000 app makers, software developers … Continue reading “The Safe Delivery App featured in new film by Apple”

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May 14, 2016

The Safe Delivery App at Women Deliver

This week, more than 5000 world leaders, advocates, policymakers, journalists, researchers, and leaders of corporate companies will gather in Copenhagen for the world’s largest conference on women’s and girls’ rights, … Continue reading “The Safe Delivery App at Women Deliver”

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