Guatemala ranks third in North American for mother morality rates and first among Central American countries for infants deaths in the first month after birth, with many of these death due to preventable causes, adversely affecting women in rural areas where poverty is high.
The purpose of this project is to improve the health of newborns and infants, and increase and develop the utilisation of better health care for women, infants, and mothers in all stages of the birth process.
The projects targets infants, newborns, and mothers, but also has a wider audience of the communities.
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The Netherlands Red Cross
Disaster prevention and preparedness
Disaster Management Phase
Prevention and mitigation