99% of maternal deaths occur in developing countries with over 50% happening in Sub-Saharan Africa. COEFA works to develop and transform Africa via collaborations and partnerships worldwide.
Our goal was to understand the landscape that expectant mothers navigate in Nigeria. How does this shape Nigerian expectant mothers’ thoughts and actions in regards to their maternal health? What areas can be affected to improve outcomes during their pregnancy? Our research found 4 areas that could affect the outcomes of pregnancies in Nigeria.