17,000 children die needlessly every day.

In 2013 one in 11 children in sub-Saharan Africa died before their fifth birthday. Almost two-thirds of these deaths could be avoided by increasing coverage of simple, existing and affordable interventions, such as exclusive breastfeeding and handwashing.

01 Dec 2014

GiveWell, the leading independent evaluator of non-profit effectiveness, has rated DMI as a ‘standout charity’ based on its health impact, evidence base and cost-effectiveness.