Monthly Archives: August 2013

IN-HOSPITAL CHILDBIRTH IN RURAL UGANDA – Findings from the ISIS Research Team

By Catherine Sanders – ISIS Research Associate The Problem: Multiple Ways of Perceiving Motherhood and its Risks In Uganda, many obstacles bar access to safe pregnancy and delivery in hospitals. Some of these obstacles are material, such as money for … Read more

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Pit Latrines and Cooperation: Challenges in the Field – Findings from the ISIS research team

By Kimber Haddix McKay – Research, Monitoring and Evaluation Director ISIS has been working in Humla, a community in the remote Himalayas for the past 15 years. During that time, we have focused in part on improving the sanitation infrastructure … Read more

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Exceeding Expectations – My time at ISIS

By Yoko Chiba – Senior Accountant and PwC Ambassador It is strange to think that just 8 months ago I was nervously preparing for my 12 month secondment to The ISIS Foundation. In my head, I had an idea of … Read more

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