Dr Mushin Nsubuga (3rd right) Executive Director Save the Mothers East takes gets a photo moment with the MPHL graduates Class of 2024

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Blood Donation Drive

Save the Mothers Executive Director donates blood at Triple P primary School in a bid save the lives of mothers and babies

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Communications and Fundraising Manager Amref Health Africa shares about the KOKONO crib during the Maternal Child Health conference 2024.

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Staff group photo featuring both the outgoing and incoming Executive Directors

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About Save The Mothers (STM)

The Save the Mothers (STM) Program offers a Master of Public Health Leadership (MPHL) to working professionals from a wide range of disciplines and not only the health discipline. Save the mothers East Africa hosts the MPHL at Uganda Christian University (UCU), Mukono.

The MPHL started at UCU in 2005 with the aim of training multi-disciplinary professionals and contribute to improve maternal and child health in developing countries.

At Save the Mothers we believe that a multi-disciplinary approach is needed to save some of the 342,000 mothers and four million children who die in the developing world annually due to unsafe childbirth.
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Of all pregnancies anywhere, 15 percent will have a potentially fatal complication. In the developing world, having a baby will be the riskiest thing a woman will do. Yet in most cases, mothers there deliver without any skilled attendant.
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News and Updates

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Arrival of conference delegates

Save the Mothers is delighted to welcome the delegates of the STMEA Conference at Uganda Christian University. This event marks an important gathering of experts, advocates, and leaders dedicated to...

Save the Mothers East Africa (STMEA) Appoints New Executive Director

NEW APPOINTMENT Save the Mothers is delighted to announce that Dr. Mushin Nsubuga has accepted the position of Executive Director, East Africa and has joined the team. Dr. Nsubuga comes...

Top Leadership at Save the Mother & Uganda Christian University meet

STM has committed to fly UCU flag high, at her community interventions.

Postnatal care for you

Save the Mothers has started a new Post-natal project with support from Stronger Together, Canada.

STM alumni support COVID-19 interventions

Save the Mothers (STM) donated Personal Protective Equipment(PPE) to Nakaseke district hospital and Mukono General Hospital in response to COVID-19 pandemic recently.

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Save the Mothers

Uganda Christian University
Plot 67-173, Mukono Hill,
Bishop Tucker Road
P.O. Box 4, Mukono, Uganda
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Save the Mothers promotes maternal health in the developing world through education, public awareness and advocacy. Based in Uganda and North America, Save The Mothers is part of a global movement to improve the health of mothers and babies.