Tag: Maternal and child health


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Making Breastfeeding the Norm in DRC

Often, new mothers stop exclusive breastfeeding long before the recommended six months. A CCP project in DRC is trying to help women keep going.


Hand Gestures Could Save Moms’ Lives

Hand Gestures Could Save Moms’ Lives

A CCP-led safe motherhood pilot program in Mali was so successful – doubling the number of facility-based births over a short time period – that it's already being expanded to 38 more villages.