Maternal and Infant Health
Only by guaranteeing women's human, health and reproductive rights can we ensure that women and their families develop to their full potential, contribute fully to their societies and live richer, fuller lives.
- Carissa F. Etienne, Director, Pan American Health Organization
|Project dates:||2015 - 2017|
|Partners:||Pan-American Health Organization Nicaragua, Ministry of Health Nicaragua, Stop Hunger Now, Computer Reach|
|Geographic focus:||Chinandega, Rio San Juan, National (food)|
|Health institutions benefitted:||41 hospitals / clinics; 75 maternal homes|
This program was developed in conjunction with Nicaragua's health strategy to support progress on key Millennium Development Goal and the government's efforts to combat extreme poverty and foster sustained growth.