A new start for Biba and her baby, thanks to our foundation

Biba and her baby in Ouallam, Niger
Biba and her baby in Ouallam, Niger

« My baby is stronger and healthier »

A story, a need

Here we work all day. It doesn’t rain a lot. The harvests aren’t great and we don’t eat every day. I was worried about my baby.

A little step which has changed everything

A woman came to the village to tell us how to feed our babies well and what to do if they are ill. We also received food for our children and help planting vegetables.

A new start

All my life, I’ve followed our elders’ guidance. Now I’ve learned to have confidence in medicine. The vegetable garden gives us hope. My baby is already stronger and healthier.

Thierry, Orange volunteer in Bordeaux
Thierry,
Orange volunteer
in Bordeaux

 

« Being a foster family in France means making a small contribution to a chain of solidarity which can save a child. It’s an extraordinary human adventure. »

The Maternal and Infant Healthcare programme

Our ambition

To improve the health of mothers and their children in Africa.

How?

By supporting programmes which establish healthcare centres, screening and vaccination campaigns, training healthcare staff...

With who?

The associations in countries where we operate and non-governmental organisations.

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Tuesday 7 February 2017 13:42 by Sandrine Bacoye

Biba retrouve le sourire à nouveau sur son visage.

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