Yesterday, Africare President Darius Mans sat down to speak with host Shaka Ssali and Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf on Straight Talk Africa.
Community Health Workers
MPENJE Village in Kalambo District, Rukwa Region has recorded zero maternal deaths for the past three years, thanks to the efforts of Africare, a non-governmental organization which focuses on reducing maternal deaths and child mortalities among rural communities.
BBC Media Action’s research found that knowledge of key nutrition behaviors during pregnancy are very high among those interviewed and that Mwanzo Bora’s Social Behavior Change Communication Kit is helping parents feel comfortable asking questions about nutrition lessons they do not fully understand.
OVER 3,000 community workers have been trained by a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Africare, to carry out household education in 288 villages of Rukwa region to address persistent maternal and newborn child health challenges…