Tag: infant mortality
Ten Years and Counting, a Community’s Wait for Basic Healthcare
Madhuri Chauhan / December 13, 2018
Over ten years since it was build, a public health facility in Uttar Pradesh’s Ambedkar Nagar district remains shut. What will it take for the administration to swing into action?
Maternal Health at Risk : No Frontline Health Workers or Ambulances
Nirmala Jyoti Ekka / August 3, 2015
3rd August, 2015 | Hesatu village, Ranchi district, Jharkhand | Nirmala Ekka Pregnant women and children do not receive vaccinations and nutrition on a regular basis due the absence of a designated anganwadi sevika (attendant) for the village. A sevika from the neighbouring village visits Hesatu, however, women say that...