Maternal Health

In Uganda, 1 child in every 16 does not survive to the fifth birthday, and neonatal deaths account for 42% of under-5 deaths

In Iganga and Bugweri districts, UAOWF supports a maternal health program that aims at:

  • Mobilizing and encouraging pregnant mother to seek maternal health services including Antenatal and postnatal care, family planning, nutrition, PMTCT, and others.

  • Health facility delivery

  • Helping pregnant mothers develop a birth preparedness plan including transportation to the nearest health facility for delivery.

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