Bridgewise

PMNCH constituency

Non-governmental organization

Focal point

Ms Faith Fookes

Position

Executive Director

Area(s) of interest/priority in Sexual, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health (SRMNCAH):

  • Maternal/reproductive health
  • Newborn health
  • Child health

Mission statement

We have been advocates for maternal health at the grass roots level and have succeeded in getting commitments from medical experts in industrialised countries to provide equipment, material and training particularly in reducing haemoraging and pre-eclampsia in Nigeria and Ghana. We plan to extend our reach to 3 more countries in Africa in 2011. We have a fundraising activity in December 2010 with a target to raise $50,000 to contibute to the Fistula Foundattion. We expect to surpass our target.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Organization e-mail:

faith@bridgewise.org

Full address:

15 chemin de la commanderie
1228 Plan-les-Ouates
Geneva

Country:

Switzerland

Telephone:

+41223016313

Scope of work:

Regional

WHO Region:

Americas