• Reproductive Health in the Philippines

    Reproductive health in the Philippines is a challenge that extends beyond the delivery of essential services. Poverty, food insecurity, joblessness and a lack of knowledge about reproductive health compound the challenges that womxn face.

    15 WOMXN/day

    die due to preventable pregnancy and childbirth complications

    50%

    of pregnancies are unplanned

    25%

    of all pregnancies are teen pregnancies

  • What Roots of Health

    is doing about it

    Roots of Health empowers womxn and girls in the Philippines to secure their right to health and freedom from violence.

    Learn how Roots of Health is changing Lives since 2009

    Meet the Roots of Health Founder & Executive Director

    Amina Evangelista Swanepoel