The stories that moved us or made us smile from the frontline of our work around the world
Martins works for Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Jahun, a town in Nigeria's Jigawa state. He supports a maternal healthcare project that aims to reduce the high number of women and children that die during childbirth.
Daan blogs from Haiti, where he and the team provide the most advanced emergency care for pregnant women in the country. He blogs about the fight to save mothers' lives, and the obstacles that mean this isn't always possible...
Melissa blogs about the strength and resilience of the women in Lankien, South Sudan