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
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 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.
We are a non-profit organization registered in the commonwealth of Virginia as 501 (3) C since 2009.
We focus on the promotion of maternal and infant health in the Democratic Republic Of Congo (DRC)
Our objective is to provide the appropriate training of rural health care professionals and define the standard of care applicable to the rural context
Please help us reach our goals by getting involved in what we do