Maternal Health

International Day of Nurses and Midwives
MamaYe Malawi celebrates the vital work that our nurses and midwives play in delivering a clean birth and saving lives
A World Bank panel found that midwives are a “best buy” for maternal and newborn survival
State of the World's Midwifery
What's Happening in Malawi

What are the latest numbers on maternal and newborn health in Malawi? How do they vary between urban and rural areas? When young Malawian women are educated, how much more likely are they to gain access to contraception?

The Commission on Information and Accountability (COIA) tracks progress on maternal and child health and we've visualised the latest numbers.

Check out all of the infographics, source data and analysis here.

What has your government promised?

Are the pledges to Malawi's mothers and babies being kept? Read more here >

Free Downloads

We've collected our favourite free resources on maternal and newborn health in Malawi. Flyers, posters, factsheets, infographics and more. Read more here >