In Rural Indonesia, A Midwife Can Mean Everything
Fewer than half of women in rural Indonesia give birth in health facilities. Thanks to Project HOPE, midwives like Fani are standing in the gap to protect women’s health and bring their babies safely into the world.
Photos: Mothers in Indonesia Couldn’t Reach Care, So it Came to Them
For mothers in western Java, care is often out of reach. Project HOPE is helping change that — empowering midwives and volunteers to support them through monthly wellness fairs held in their own neighborhoods.
Photo Essay: In Serang, Midwives Stand in the Gap
In western Java, just a few hours from the metropolis of Jakarta, villages in rural Serang struggle with a tragic and preventable problem: maternal and neonatal mortality.