Living Goods’ community health promoters helped reduce child mortality by 27 percent and infant mortality by 33 percent. Neonatal mortality also was 27 percent lower, overall health knowledge improved and people were more likely to take preventive health measures compared to areas without community health promoters, according to the randomized control trial.
Living Goods’ Avon-style model is more than a novelty, it saves lives
Saving newborn lives with a cardboard box
BBC It’s a safe bet. Sending cardboard boxes to poor countries will be the next big global child health initiative. The…