Saving Lives with bicycle ambulances

Authors: Comic Relief, Health Partners International, Transaid, Disacare Wheelchair Centre and Development Data
Document Type: Videos
Publication Date: 2015

More MAMaZ is a Comic Relief funded programme which improves the use of maternal and newborn health services among rural communities in Zambia through an innovative community engagement approach. In a successful first year of implementation, 2,474 community volunteers have been trained to address the range of barriers that prevent women and their families from reaching essential services. Watch TV celebrity Gabby Logan in a powerful short film showcasing the programme.

Tags: Zambia, Health, Newborn health, Maternal health, Skilled birth attendants, Child health, Emergency transport, Bicycle ambulances, Health systems, Community volunteers, SBAs, ETS, Access to health care, More Mamaz, Comic Relief, Health Partners International, Documentary, community health teams, neonatal health,