The Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) in Tanzania has remained high over the past 10 years. Amref Health Africa Tanzania works with different strategic partners and government structures towards accelerating efforts to improve maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH), particularly in Simiyu Region in northwest Tanzania. The focus is on...
Good hygiene practices prevent disease. Amref Health Africa works with communities to train them in basic hygiene and sanitation practices improve access to toilets and encourage the use of clean and safe water for drinking and cooking. Supported by UNICEF, Jilinde is an 18-month project aimed at improving water,...
Education is the key to giving girls and boys a brighter future. However, in many poor communities, girls are taken out of school at a young age or are forced to drop out, either because they are pregnant or have been married off. Amref Health Africa is slowly changing...
World Malaria Day: Personal Stories
World Malaria Day 2015: Personal Stories