“It is the task of the midwife, where there are women and children, that is where we go”

A young Indonesian midwife shares with us why she is going to work in a hard to reach area, what challenges she is expecting and what impact she hopes to have. Her writing has only been marginally changed to keep it as authentic as possible.

Village Office turned Maternity Ward

Revolutionary project re-engages retired midwives who have returned to their communities and trains 300 midwives on emergency skills in Tanzania to save the lives of women and babies.