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Helping save lives of mothers and newborns

Every day, babies and mothers die from preventable birth-related complications. Most of them in low-resource settings.     

7300

Newborns die every day

830

Mothers die every day giving birth

99%

Of these deaths happen in low-resource settings

We believe we can help

Laerdal Global Health is a not-for-profit company dedicated to helping save lives of mothers and newborns. Since 2010, we work in close collaboration with partners to develop high impact, low cost solutions aimed at helping save lives. Our solutions, implemented by our partners throughout the world, ensure that health workers are better trained, equipped and supported to provide quality care and save mothers and babies at birth.

Our goal is to help save 400,000 more lives
every year by 2020

We will reach our goal by

  • Helping train and equip more than 1 million birth attendants
  • Introducing disruptive innovative solutions that are durable, simple, culturally adaptable, and affordable
  • Catalyzing innovative partnerships and alliances