In South Sudan, children and their mothers are dying due to preventable illnesses like malaria, cholera and measles, which are prevalent due to poor nutrition and low levels of immunity and immunization coverage. Two out of five South Sudanese children are malnourished. Prolonged conflict makes delivering the country’s health services even more difficult.
World Vision’s Health Pooled Fund (HPF) project works to reduce maternal and newborn child deaths by working with local health service teams to increase their effectiveness. The following project focuses will make an incredible difference: