strategy

Promoting safe motherhood

Synonyms:
Popularizing maternal health issues
Advocating maternal safety
Description:

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.

Implementation:

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

Subjects:
Maternity, paternity
Promotion
Safety
Health
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies