Motherhood is undoubtedly one of themost life-altering and fulfilling experiencesin a woman’s life, however for thousandsof women in developing countries it isassociated with poor health and extreme risk.When routine checkups and essentialmedication are not available, minorcomplications during pregnancy can lead todeath for both mother and child. Today, over 99% of global deaths arising frompregnancy and complications occur in thedeveloping world, where giving birth is one of the most serious health risks for women.Almost all of these deaths are preventablethrough low-cost interventions - like pre- andpost-natal care - which can save thousandsof lives.
focuses on providing maternalhealth provision for the most vulnerablewomen worldwide. Expectant mothers benefitfrom life-saving interventions, such as pre-natal care, skilled birth attendants and properhygiene. Women can also access advice onnewborn health and receive post-natal care.
Help bring the topic of maternal healthout in the open and prevent the silenttragedy of maternal death worldwideinsha’Allah.
help give life to those who give life
‘You’re going to have a baby!’ Your heart fills with joy. The joy is tinged with anxiety.Then anxiety turns to dread...
“…and we have enjoined unto man
kindness to his parents.
In pain did his mother bear him andin pain did she give him birth…”
Surah Al Ahqaf: 15