Informed decisions for actions in maternal and newborn health

Where we work

Where we work

Infographic on where we work. Click for pdf.IDEAS is working with partners in Ethiopia, North-Eastern Nigeria and Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal States in India.

These areas have high maternal and newborn mortality rates.

Many deaths could be prevented with improved access to effective health care. Frontline health workers are usually members of the community, who visit families where healthcare facilities are scarce, to give health advice and education. Frontline health workers can deliver the majority of care required by mothers and newborns and are families’ first point of contact with the health system.

See the infographic about where we work [pdf]

IDEAS works closely with two kinds of partners in each country: