COVID-19 & The Extreme Poor
Unable to socially isolate, adequately wash hands or to stock up on provisions, the extreme poor will struggle to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Their communities lack the medical resources and staff required to care for all those who could become infected. Download our free booklet to learn more.
Pregnant and Poor
Living in the slums and remote villages of the world is tough—and toughest on the most vulnerable: children and women…especially pregnant women. Too poor for hospital services or too far from the best care, many women have little choice but to have their babies at home. Unsafe conditions and pregnancy complications make this a risky event for both the mother and the newborn.