Women's Health in Mali

Total Fertility Rate (TFR): 6.0
Female Life Expectancy at Birth: 48 years
Births Attended by Skilled Health Personnel: 41%
HIV Among Females, Ages 15-24, 2007/2008: 1.1%
Female Literacy Rate, Ages 15-24, 2000-04: 17%
Lifetime Risk of Maternal Death: 1 in 15

Projects

Maternal & Child Health Integrated Program (MCHIP)

Through MCHIP, JSI focuses on reducing maternal, neonatal, and child mortality by strengthening health teams, and working with communities to better address the needs of women and their children in Mali.

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West Africa: RH Commodity Procurement Studies (2005)

JSI conducted a study to determine the feasibility of implementing a pooled procurement approach for FP commodities, in a country where women bear an average of six children.

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