Steady-Bongo has committed to promoting the MamaYe campaign with a song about maternal and newborn survival. The song will be produced in ‘Krio’ and will focus on safe clinics and more funds for mothers and babies.
MamaYe's DLAs play a very important role in mobilising their local communities to act to save the lives of mothers and babies. On 14th July, MamaYe's DLAs met in Freetown to share their success stories and plan their activities with the MamaYe team.
MamaYe has produced this dictionary to define key maternal and newborn health terms. The dictionary uses simple, non-technical language and is designed for journalists, activists and the public.
What are the latest numbers on maternal and newborn health in Sierra Leone? How do they vary between urban and rural areas? When young Sierra Leonean women are educated, how much more likely are they to gain access to contraception?
The Commission on Information and Accountability (COIA) tracks progress on maternal and child health and we've visualised the latest numbers.
Check out all of the infographics, source data and analysis here.