Baby Kobisigye with mum Annette – Safe Motherhood Programme

Baby Kobisigye 

Black mother holding her precious baby
Baby Kobisigye with mum Annette – They are a part of our Safe Motherhood Programme in Uganda

This is baby Kobisigye and her mum Annette. Kobisigye was born on our Safe Motherhood Programme. She had a club foot and a problem with her other leg meaning it bent the wrong way at the knee. These problems were treatable and curable but were compounded by malnutrition. 

By the time we got Kobisigye assessed by a physiotherapist, at 5 weeks of age, her muscles were wasting, her breathing shallow, she was too weak to cry.  Read more