Safe Delivery App

Empowering skilled birth attendants to provide a safer birth for mothers and newborns everywhere and improving quality of care

Project start date : 01/05/2015

Beneficiary country : Benin Ethiopia Ghana Guinea India Kenya Kyrgyzstan Lao People's Democratic Republic (the) Myanmar Philippines (the) Sierra Leone South Africa

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Mother and child health

Fields of application

  • Health professional training

Stage of development

  • Routine project/operational

Financing method

  • Private (private investors, crowdfunding, philanthropy, etc.)
  • NGO
  • Other (please specify)

Area where the project is utilised

  • International (in several countries)

Economic model(s)

  • Donations

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)

Project objectives

  • Decreased mortality
  • Decreased morbidity
  • Reduced suffering
  • Improved treatment

Materials used

  • Cellular (mobile) phone
  • Smartphone
  • Tablet

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)
  • Internet
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

About the sponsor

Maternity Foundation

Maternity Foundation is a Danish NGO that works to improve maternal and newborn health. They develop and integrate scalable programs and digital solutions that empower birth attendants, pregnant women and new mothers in low and middle income countries. They envision a world where no woman or newborn suffers preventable disease or death related to pregnancy or childbirth.

Sector : Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)

Country of origin : Denmark

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation

Yes, auto-evaluated or evaluated by a related organization



    Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)

  • Ethiopian Midwives Association

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • Ministry of Health

    Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)

  • Department of Training and Research

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • Laos

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • OBGYN Association Laos

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)