Full name of project:
Improving mother and child health services for 42,000 beneficiaries in three districts of Sierra Leone
Start/end and duration of project:
1st April 2013 to 31st March 2016 (3 years)
Donor of project:
This project is funded by UK aid from the UK Government through the Department for International Development (DFID) Global Poverty Action Fund (GPAF) mechanism.
Summary of project:
The “Improving mother and child health services for 42,000 beneficiaries in three districts of Sierra Leone” project aims to provide effective maternal and child health care at all health care levels in the targeted areas of Bo, Tonkolili and Bombali Districts through skilled attendance, increased community participation and ownership and improve quantity and quality of human resources for health, especially midwives. The project is located in 33 MRC supported rural government clinics and in the midwifery school in Makeni and has 42,000 direct and 733,000 indirect beneficiaries.
Link to project documents and project IATI data:
IATI data for DFID GPAF project (International Aid Transparency Initiative)