No woman should die giving life. But more than 700 die everyday unnecessarily from negligence, complications and childbirth.
High rates still exist particularly in impoverished communities with over 85% living in Africa and Southern Asia.
The campaign drives at increasing skilled attendants at birth, access to family planning services in order to avoid pregnancies that occur at an early age, prevention and management of pregnancy related complications by increasing access to antenatal and postnatal care.
As EASSI, we strive to promote awareness and dialogue about the challenges mothers face when giving life. Every mother and newborn deserves to be alive and well.