On the Front lines

The Body Knows

March 22, 2019

By: Ann Marie Gilligan, Registered Nurse

Hospitals are not only for the sick. It is essential that women receive skilled health care when they give birth. In Tanzania, ...

An Evening Shared in the Labor and Delivery Unit at FAME-Africa

March 13, 2019

By: Ann Marie Gilligan, Registered Nurse

I have worked the last several nights with a team of nurse-midwives in the Labor and Delivery unit at FAME-Africa, ...

Imagine Not Being Able to Call the Midwife

January 8, 2019

Head of Programmes at CanDo International, Dina Prior, talks to us about some of the biggest issues facing people living in war-torn communities.

My midwife moment

When I was pregnant with my first child, ...