An evaluation of a community‐based approach to safe motherhood in northwestern Tanzania

@article{Ahluwalia2003AnEO,
  title={An evaluation of a community‐based approach to safe motherhood in northwestern Tanzania},
  author={Indu B. Ahluwalia and Thomas L. Schmid and Michelle Kouletio and O Kanenda},
  journal={International Journal of Gynecology \& Obstetrics},
  year={2003},
  volume={82}
}
Objectives: We present an evaluation of the Community Capacity Building and Empowerment initiative, undertaken by the Community‐Based Reproductive Health Project (CBRHP), designed to address high maternal morbidity and mortality. Methods: Qualitative data from group interviews and program data from CBRHP were used to assess progress in development and use of community level transport systems and support for the village health workers (VHWs). Results: Project activities increased community… Expand
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