Promoting safe motherhood

Popularizing maternal health issues
Advocating maternal safety

Action to modify reproductive health behaviour to increase maternal safety; in particular to reduce the number of deaths from pregnancy-related causes and improve women's health generally.


In Bangladesh, Kenya, Thailand and other countries, governments, with assistance from donors, are supporting the work of traditional birth.

Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities