The Democratic Republic Of Congo (DRC) has one of the highest maternal and infant mortality rate in the world standing at 108 infant deaths per 1000 live births and 693 mothers dying per 100000 live births

Let's join hands to eradicate maternal and infant mortality

Our Mission

To guarantee a good start in life for the Congolese infant and a healthy reproductive life for the Congolese mother by assuring them consistent and easy access to maternal & infant health care centers, where high quality care is rendered by well-trained and skilled Congolese nurse midwives.

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PROSAMI Turns 10 (May 2009 - May 2019)

On May 7th, 2019 PROSAMI celebrated its 10-year anniversary. In fact, its was 10 years ago, in May of 2009 that PROSAMI was officially registered as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Since then the organization began to work toward ensuring that mothers and babies in the Democratic Republic of Congo no longer die from complications related to pregnancy or childbirth.On its journey during the past 10 years, PROSAMI faced many challenges that threatened the survival of the organization.

We contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals 3, "To ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages"

We are committed to the reduction of maternal and infant mortality, by increasing the proportion of births attended by skilled health personnel and ensuring the reduction of preventable deaths in neonates and children under five.

Who We Are

We are a non-profit organization registered in the commonwealth of Virginia as 501(C)3 since 2009.
We focus on the promotion of maternal and infant health in the Democratic Republic Of Congo (DRC)

What We Do

Our objective is to provide the appropriate training of rural health care professionals and define the standard of care applicable to the rural context

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Please help us reach our goals by getting involved in what we do

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