Birthing Clinics in Myanmar

The ADRA EMBRACE project is changing the way women think about what they need to do to ensure a safe and healthy pregnancy and delivery. One way is through the building and equipping of birthing clinics in rural communities in Myanmar. More Videos ... read more

2019-05-21T15:29:00-04:00

Small Group Education

The First 1000 Days of Life The ADRA EMBRACE project is teaching important messages on health, sanitation, nutrition to rural villagers in Cambodia by using a method of small group education. People who have had very limited access to formal education, are learning important new ... read more

2019-05-21T15:30:27-04:00

Healthy Pregnancies in Myanmar

Women living in remote regions of the Kayin State of Myanmar are now experiencing healthier pregnancies because of the EMBRACE project. Expectant mothers are taught the importance of healthy diets and regular pre-natal exams. For those who need help with transportation to hospitals and clinics, the ... read more

2019-05-21T15:33:36-04:00

The Message

The Message ADRA Canada's EMBRACE Project is designed to improve the lives and Health of mothers and young children in remote regions of our world. In 2016, EMBRACE began working with the Karen ethnic group in the Kayin State of Myanmar. The participants in the ... read more

2020-06-15T13:32:41-04:00

Staying in the Village

Naw Eh Mwee is a member of the Karen ethnic group, living in the Kayin State (formerly Karen State) of Myanmar.  Like many young people in Kayin State, Naw Eh Mwee went to Thailand to find work so that she could send money home ... read more

2019-05-21T15:11:48-04:00

Broadcasting EMBRACE

Broadcasting EMBRACE A radio station in Cambodia, broadcasting an EMBRACE program to the community. “I am too busy working to join the group!” As ADRA Cambodia staff were doing surveys and baseline assessments for the launch of the EMBRACE project in the ... read more

2019-05-21T15:14:31-04:00

Measuring Child Growth

Measuring Child Growth ADRA Canada’s EMBRACE project is working to reduce stunting in young children by supporting local health departments in rural areas to monitor the growth of the children. ADRA provides training, materials and equipment, to take accurate measurements and keep good records of ... read more

2019-05-21T15:34:25-04:00

The First 1000 Days of Life

The First 1000 Days of Life The first 1000 days of life, starting with conception, is the most critical time in a child’s life to receive proper nutrition. If deprived of good nutrition, babies and young children are susceptible to stunting, which has an irreversible ... read more

2019-05-21T15:36:25-04:00
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