For most women, pregnancy is a time filled with uncertainty and anticipation. For many women in Brazil, it is a time filled with fear. According to the World Health Organization, over 4,000 women in Brazil die from pregnancy and childbirth related causes every year . This loss of life accounts for...Read more
As part of a year-long series on global health, ABC's "20/20" featured the work our Member Association in Mexico, MEXFAM , is doing to promote the sexual and reproductive health rights of women and families. Click play below to watch the full segment. ABC News | More ABC News VideosRead more
As part of a year-long series on global health, ABC's "20/20" will air a segment tonight at 10PM EST featuring our Member Association in Mexico, MEXFAM. The segment will look at the role family planning has on reducing maternal mortality in Mexico, and the opposition that reproductive health...Read more
Maternal health is a cornerstone of quality public health, and it has been the focus of global development goals and debates since the 1980s. Nonetheless, the United Nations reports that more than 350,000 women and girls die each year during pregnancy and childbirth, with 99% of these deaths...Read more
Maternal health is a cornerstone of quality public health, and it has been the focus of global development goals and debates since the 1980s. Nonetheless, the United Nations reports that more than 350,000 women and girls die each year during pregnancy and childbirth, with 99% of these deaths...Read more