Freedom from Hunger and the Microcredit Summit Campaign are partnering with CARD Mutually Reinforcing Institutions (CARD MRI) to implement an 18-month project to address maternal health in the Philippines head-on. The project is supported by an educational grant from Johnson & Johnson.
Freedom from Hunger and the Microcredit Summit Campaign are US-based non-profit organizations. CARD MRI is one of the largest groups of social development institutions in the Philippines, including the largest microfinance institution (MFI) in the country.
“Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies,” or “Kalinga kay Inay” in Tagalog, consists of 3 main project areas:
1. Health education and access
2. Build sustainability
3. Document evidence