The mission of Global Organization for Maternal & Child Health (Go-MCH) is to utilize evidenced-based strategies advised by medical and public health experts within communities of which we serve to develop local solutions that are culturally sensitive and scientifically based in our efforts to improve the survival of women and children. We believe survival is vital not only through the initial birth, but also includes ongoing access to sanitation, nutrition, and education to save a life, and make it last.
Go-MCH’s Board of Directors and Scientific Advisory Board are comprised of dedicated doctors and public health scientists. Its founding members were brought together at University College London, Institute for Child Health where the importance of developing scientifically based intervention programs that prioritized local solutions that respected religion and culture and met the needs of the population at the field level was stressed in graduate coursework. Comprised of members from low income nations in all regions of the world, Go-MCH is a 501c3 non-profit with current programs being developed in Latin America, Asia and Africa.