The Project of Safety for Mothers and Infants

2008-07-12 08:57:54   China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

Sichuan Kelun Industrial Group donates RMB1.2 million Yuan to China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (SCSLF) every year for the Project of Safety of Mothers and Infants. Currently, CSCLF and the China Welfare Institute (CWI) jointly started the project. Its aim is to help build maternal and infant health clinics in poor areas in western China, provide basic medical equipment (obstetrics), and trainings (obstetric, medical staff to promote scientific methods of delivery), sponsor free deliveries for local pregnant women, carry out a series of promotional and educational activities to ensure safe deliveries for women in the targeted areas, reduce maternal and infant mortality rates, ensure the safety and health of mothers and infants and contribute to improving the health standards for women and children in China's western regions.