A simple image and a few words can tell a powerful story. To highlight the stories that the world of family planning has to share, Knowledge for Health (K4Health) and FP202o created Family Planning Voices (#FPVoices). On May 2, FPVoices highlighted Temple Cooley, one of PSI’s experts in family planning and the Deputy Director of […]
Once a year, PSI shares its annual impact of interventions used around the globe, including its DALYs averted. A DALY is a Disability Adjusted Life Year, or in other words, a year of healthy life lost to illness or death. Without PSI’s interventions, more than 53 million years of healthy life would have been lost.
Impact: How have health workers had an impact in Mali? Ousmane Koné: If I must choose just one example, I would share our experience with active management of the third stage of labor (AMTSL), an innovation that prevents post-partum hemorrhage. Severe bleeding or hemorrhage is the leading cause of maternal death in Mali. This is […]