Get our free emagazine!

maternal mortality

Hudda's picture

Maternal Mortality in Segag: Tragedy We Can Prevent

In Segag, a small village in the Somali Zone of Ethiopia’s Federal Republic, people live in mud huts. … Read More»

ETHIOPIA: Tragedy We Can Prevent

Having lost her mother to a complicated pregnancy, PulseWire member Hudda Ibrahim advises her country to take action against skyrocketing maternal mortality rates in her Ethiopian village. Read More »

"Seeing the blood pour from my mother left a scar in my heart."

Carrie Lee's picture

The Status of Motherhood in the US

All is not well with the status of motherhood in the United States. … Read More»

Adepeju's picture

Possibilities, Not Challenges…

When maternal death occasioned by medical negligence occur, three categories of people with different perspectives are likely to emerge. … Read More»

Thais Moraes's picture

Maternal deaths: violation of a human right

Alyne Silva Pimentel was a 28 year-old Afro-Brazilian woman living in Rio de Janeiro. In her 6th month of pregnancy, on November 16th, 2002, she passed away. … Read More»

Carrie Lee's picture

Connecting freely

We all want to connect. No matter our culture or what our story, it’s universal and it’s part of our deepest natures. Connection gives meaning to our lives. … Read More»

Carrie Lee's picture

Motherhood, Empowerment & A New Movement

“Surely the women of America could do better than the hyenas.” … Read More»

Darcey's picture

I will not die giving birth

When I was in labour with our youngest daughter this past July, we went ahead as planned to have her born at home with the assistance of our midwives. … Read More»

Heterocefala's picture

U.N. to Ask $169 Billion Maternal Health Question

By Amy Lieberman WeNews correspondent Monday, September 20, 2010 … Read More»

Ebuntemi's picture

Media and Maternal Mortality

Here's a post I wrote on Mommy Movement, a blog committed to reducing maternal mortality all over the world. … Read More»

Syndicate content
Magazine »

Read global coverage through women's eyes

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Community »

Connect with women on the ground worldwide

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

Campaigns »

Be heard at influential forums

WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

Programs »

Help us train women citizen journalists

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

Blog »

Read the latest from World Pulse headquarters

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative