Bisharu al-Hussein, 42, sits with her young son, her 10th child, in their home in Gafarsa, a goat-herding community in Kenya. She lost her ninth child late in her pregnancy because the local health facility didn't have enough staff or supplies to treat her. (Paul Nevin)

Seattle’s role in saving lives of Kenyan moms and babies

A Seattle-based nonprofit is helping save lives in Kenya and elsewhere with highly realistic training sessions that prepare health-care workers to manage a childbirth emergency.

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