Midwives are often on the frontlines of health care in developing countries, delivering crucial patient-centered care to women and their
- Burkina Faso
- Central Asia
- East Africa
- Kyrgyz Republic
Duration: 2011-2017 Location: Pakistan Budget: $19 million (Global Affairs Canada: $16 million; AKFC: $3 million) Description: The Enhancing Employability and
Duration: 2012-2018 Location: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Canada, Egypt, Uganda, India, Kenya, Kyrgyz Republic, Madagascar, Mali, Mozambique, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Tanzania,
Duration: 2016-2020 Location: Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Pakistan Budget: $30.5 million (Global Affairs Canada: $25 million; AKFC: $5.5 million) Description: AQCESS
Duration: 2018-2021 Location: Afghanistan, Pakistan Budget: $2 million (Grand Challenges Canada: $1 million; AKFC: $1 million) The integrated neonatal care
Lal and Samantha live worlds apart, but their lives are more similar than it seems at first glance.
For vulnerable communities in remote, high mountain valleys across Central Asia, lives are changing.
Four years ago, Laya Hoor took a walk through the village of Ghulmet, on the banks of the Hunza River. The craggy peaks of northern Pakistan’s mountain ranges rose around her on all sides, so high that they skimmed the clouds drifting by.