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Improving Maternal Healthcare in Sierra Leone One Concrete Block at a Time

Improving Maternal Healthcare in Sierra Leone One Concrete Block at a Time

Women in Sierra Leone are breaking barriers to build a new maternity centre.  Sixty percent of the construction workers on site are women.

“It is for us, the women who will give birth here. That’s why we are putting in effort to build the hospital,” says Hawa Baryoh, 21, who works in quality control. “That is why you see plenty of women here,” she says proudly.

Click here to read more about this project and the difference it will make in maternal and neonatal health in Sierra Leone.

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