Mobile Technology Strengthens Behavior Change Communication and Referrals by Community Health Workers for Maternal , Newborn , and Child Health in Rural Afghanistan

  • Published 2014
In war-torn Afghanistan, rates of maternal mortality (460 per 100,000 live births) and neonatal mortality (25 per 1,000 live births) are among the highest in the world, according to the World Health Organization and to Demographic and Health Surveys. Women have limited access to maternal and newborn care services, linked to geographic barriers, security… CONTINUE READING