Recent Articles

A Ugandan husband’s story: how a "simple phone call" saved his wife’s life

By on Feb 20, 2015

Midwife on mobile phone

Henry had attended many of the community education meetings conducted by Save the Mothers (STM). Theoretically, he knew the dangers of pregnancy that STM talked about. However he did not really think that any of those things would happen to his wife. Although she was not yet due to deliver, he made sure that he had the hospital telephone hotline number at hand, in case he needed help.

But that day, his wife started bleeding torrentially.

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The importance of WASH for maternal and newborn health

By on Feb 13, 2015

Fighting Ebola - and unsafe motherhood - in Liberia

By on Feb 06, 2015

Building capacity among East African scholars

By on Jan 30, 2015

Recent Press Releases

January 24, 2015

Save the Mothers is looking for
2015/16 academic year

Save the Mothers is a global leader in reducing the numbers of mothers dying in childbirth. The program offers a Master of Public Health Leadership degree in Maternal Health that is currently administered by Uganda Christian University in Mukono, Uganda.