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Funding: Merck KGaA
Place: Wolisso St. Luke Hospital, (Ethiopia)
Duration: 2020-2021
ISF role: technical partner

The project aims to help reducing maternal, neonatal, and infant mortality rates in the population living in the catchment area of St. Luke Wolisso Hospital, by increasing the coverage and diffusion of maternal, neonatal, and infant health care services among the pregnant women and teenage girls.

The activities include the improvement of data collection in the delivery room at St. Luke Hospital. This through Open Hospital and support for the implementation of Daksh, Janitri’s tablet application, based on Android, to track the partogram and follow the labor in real time, as well as the purchase and distribution of tablets to pilot facilities.