Women are encouraged to rate their clinics and demand more from their healthcare services.
She said the campaign will be acting as a catalyst for change in issues surrounding maternal and newborn deaths, adding that the key activities of the MamaYe campaign are to build the capacity to track health and maternal and newborn health and also the flow of finance.
The charity compared factors such as maternal health, child mortality, education and income in 176 countries.
If you were about to give birth would you stay somewhere five miles away from any sort of health care?
Newborn deaths reduce by 1.3 million in two decades but will take Africa 150 years to reach US/UK newborn survival levels – Study
The first week of life is considered as the riskiest week for newborns but yet many countries are only just beginning postnatal care programmes to reach mothers and babies at this critical time