Comadronas: Guiding the Pregnancies of Healthy Mothers and Babies in Western Guatemala

A group of comadronas in Quetzaltenango participate in a training on how to use equipment provided by the project to help them care for pregnant women in their community.
A group of comadronas in Quetzaltenango participate in a training on how to use equipment provided by the project to help them care for pregnant women in their community.
Francisca and her newborn son at their home.
Romelia (left), a traditional midwife, played an important, lifesaving role for Francisca (right) by referring and accompanying her to the hospital during the birth of her second son, pictured her in h
Romelia (left), a traditional midwife, played an important, lifesaving role for Francisca (right) by referring and accompanying her to the hospital during the birth of her second son.

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