Maternal health

Every day some 830 women die from causes related to pregnancy or childbirth. Many more have serious injuries or long-lasting consequences. 

IPPF works around the world to improve maternal health through our clinics and outreach services and by training health workers, improving the availability of essential medicines and strengthening health systems.

The Association Djiboutienne pour l'Equilibre et la Promotion de la Famille (ADEPF) was established in 1994. It works closely with the Ministry for the Promotion of the Women, the Ministry of Health, and the State Secretariat of Youth. ADEPF does ...