Safe Motherhood and Midwifery – BURKINA FASO

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Author’s Name
Dada Daneshananda
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Project director name: Sanskrit / Legal Sanskrit: Dada Daneshananda / Legal: Tor Bjoernsen
Project location: Village, Sub-district, District, Province, Country Village: All villages of Deou Department; Sub-district: – ; District: – ; Country: Burkina Faso ; AM Sector: NAIROBI
Project type: Disaster Relief/ Development Project Development Project
Project accomplishments 1. Training of 38 village midwives in remote tribal villages. 2. Bella tribe women seeking pre-natal consultation.
Project lessons learned 1. Follow and supervision is the key. 2. Partnerships with govt. can be good. 3. Patience, if things don’t work immediately, it might work if you give it some time.
Project needs currently: human, in-kind, cash Human: volunteers possible. In-kind: – . Cash: funding for program runs out at the end of 2007, we need a new funder.
Project support sources Main donor is NORAD, Norwegian Agency for Development, through AMURT Norway
Project director’s contact: email and tel number(s) Email:, Phone: +226-50343455. Mobile: + 226-70067601
Document large ver. in FTP? No
Project Sector: Education / Sanitation etc. Health education, women.
Project starting date Feb 2002
Project staff: No. Staff (Paid/Volunteer) Paid: 3, i.e: Rasa–Ouaga coordinator, Ibrahim–driver, Numero Une-Deou coordinator. Volunteer: –
Project expenses (yearly) About USD 35,000
Tue Oct 23, 2007 11:02 am
Partnership program with Burkina Faso Department of Health to reduce maternal mortality, Components, training of village midwives, health education of women in the villages, campaign against FGM, pre-natal consultation for pregnant women, follow up, supe