Emergency in the Sahel
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Children’s health

At Terre des hommes, one of our priorities is to ensure that children and their mothers benefit from proper healthcare. As a result, we have launched a number of innovative projects in this field. They reflect our broader mission to improve access to medical care, water and sanitation in the most underprivileged communities worldwide.

Fields of intervention

MOTHER AND CHILD HEALTH

Healthy mothers are much more likely to have healthy children. We provide healthcare and advice to mothers during pregnancy and childbirth.

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WASH

Improving sanitary conditions and hygiene is a vital part of our mother and child health projects and our work in humanitarian emergency situations.

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SPECIALISED CARE

Terre des hommes arranges for disadvantaged children, particularly children suffering from heart defects, to be transferred to Europe for medical treatment or surgery.

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Related publications

Annual report 2021
Courage no. 57 - Can digital technology save lives?
Thematic Policy - Mother and Child Health
Thematic policy - Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
Courage No. 71: A training that saves lives in Mali

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