Fondation Merieux

A family foundation dedicated to fighting infectious diseases

Renovation and extension of a maternity hospital

  • Organisation: Mères pour la Paix

  • Benifiting country: Burkina Faso

  • Opening of the maternity hospital after renovation and expansion of the facilities planned for 2009.

  • Salembaoré village has 4711 inhabitants, 258 births take place each year in the maternity hospital and voluntary testing for HIV has been carried out for 289 pregnant women.

  • Construction of latrines in order to increase awarness of women and visitors to use the toilets and help to develop the sanitation of the village.

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