Care in Hand Suriname

Context Suriname has high numbers of adverse pregnancy and birth outcomes in comparison with other countries in the Latin American region. This is largely due to inadequate care; a lack of continued medical education for health professionals; and a shortage of up-to-date information. Therefore, Stichting Perisur and Health[e]Foundation have joined forces to improve mother and […]

Pandemic[e]Response in Ethiopia

Context The COVID-19 pandemic has jeopardized routine health services provided by Ethiopian midwives. Midwives have been struggling with the consequences of COVID-19 while ensuring safe deliveries. Staff who provide sexual and reproductive health (SRHR) services have been redeployed to fulfill other tasks. Hence, there is an urgent need to train midwives so that they can […]