Rural transport interventions have been shown to improve maternal health outcomes.This rapid review synthesises findings from academic, practitioner, policy and non-governmental organisation (NGO) sources that discuss maternal mortality and transport. The report focusses on evidence on interventions from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), in Africa and Asia, in particular.
K4D helpdesk reports provide summaries of current research, evidence and lessons learned. This report was commissioned by the UK Department for International Development.
Rajé, F. (2018). Rural transport interventions to improve maternal health outcomes. K4D Helpdesk Report. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies.