Thursday, October 20, 2011
A Day at the Office, Nigeria Style
Chris is working for 3 months in Kano in Northern Nigeria. This is the Muslim dominated portion of Nigeria. The project trains midwives in advanced life-saving skills. Here’s a photo essay of a day at the office.
A healthy mom and baby preparing to go home. They are oiling the baby, a form of washing where clean water is scarce.
Umar, one of the trainers
A proud trainer (R), healthy mother and baby, and one of our facilitators in training, Asabe (L)
Disinfection and Cleaning area.
Angie teaching how to manage post-partum hemorrhage- note the high tech training tools. Angie is one of Chris' former students at U of Washington.
Angie and Paulina
Angie ties a head scarf Nigeria style.
Meeting at the PATHS2 office, the UK based project funder.
Paulina and Dr. Amina with one of the trainers.
And a healthy baby.